Publications

Oxford University press books (co-author)
  • Wills, Probate and Estates (7th edition)
  • Conveyancing (8th edition)
  • Capital Taxation For Solicitors
Parchment
  • Autumn 2019: Foreign elements in Administration
  • Spring 2018: Are you Flaitulach or Improvident? The Discretionary Trust Tax Exemption
  • Winter 2011: The effect of the O’Brien case on Section 85
  • Winter 2011: New Order of Entitlement on Intestacy
  • Winter 2011: New Probate Fees Order
  • 2010: Will Instruction Sheets and the Civil Partnership and Certain Rights and Obligations of Cohabitants act,
  • Summer 2009: Where there is not enough to go around
  • Autumn 2007: Foreign Shares and Administering Estates
  • Spring 2007: Probate back to basics
  • Summer 2006: When the unthinkable happens and the will is lost
  • Autumn 2005: Will drafting
DSBA
  • February 2018:Mind The Children
  • March 2017: What to ask to obtain informed instruction
  • June 2014: The Land and Conveyancing Law Reform Act 2009 and its effects on taking instructions, will drafting and administrating such trusts
  • June 2013: Insolvency
  • February 2012: Will Drafting: Duty of Care of Care – Vulnerable Adults
  • March 2008: Practical Aspects of Enduring Powers of Attorney
Law Society Gazette
  • October 2003: Article 1 Deeds of Family Arrangements Disclaimers
  • November 2003: Article 2 Deeds of Family Arrangements tax consequences
  • December 2003: Article 3 Deeds of Family Arrangements
Lecture / Seminars
  • 2021: Probate Update – Law Society Skillsnet Mayo, Kerry, Donegal, Midlands and Kilkenny
  • December 2021: Disclaimers and Deeds of Family Arrangement – Erin Research CPD
  • June 2021: Wills Great Expectations, Legitimate Expectations –  Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
  • Jan/Feb 2021: General Lectures – STEP Diploma Course
  • December 2020: Disclaimers – Erin Research CPD
  • October 2020: Probate Updates – Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
  • September 2018: Drafting Will Clauses – STEP Diploma Course
  • May 2018: Probate Updates and Disclaimers – Skillsnet Carrick on Shannon
  • August 2017: The Nursing Support Scheme Act 2009
  • July 2017: The Devil is in the detail- How to complete the CA24
  • June 2017: Northwest General Practice Update
    Part 2- The Nursing Home – Support Scheme Act 2009 – How is it working?
  • June 2017: Northwest General Practice Update
    Part 1- Probate Updates
  • June 2017: Southern Bar Association and Solicitors for the Elderly
    The Inland Revenue Affidavit – the Legal and tax  effect of the answers
  • June 2017: Clare and Limerick Bar Associations
    It’s a New World in Probate – New Leglisation, Case Law, Probate Office Rules, Law Society Guidelines, Publications & Regulations and 150 of the Legal Services Regulation Act 2015
  • May & June 2017: Law Society Master Class -Series of lectures on Probate/Tax and Trust
    What’s new in our world – Probate Updates
    Disclaimers and Deeds of Family Arrangements
    Drafting and Administration of Trusts
  • March 2017: Dublin Solicitors’ Bar Association
    What to ask to obtain informed instructions the better to draft the will/trust
  • June 2014: Kerry Law Association and Law Society Skillnet
    GRANTS TO ALLOW A CREDITOR’S PROCEEDINGS TO ISSUE AND WHAT TO DO WHEN THERE IS NOT ENOUGH TO GO AROUND”
  • June 2014: Southern Law Association in Cork
    HOW THE DISTRIBUTION OF AN ESTATE MAY BE VARIED BOTH VOLUNTARILY AND INVOLUNTARILY POST DEATH
  • June 2013: Advising the Farmer Conference – Law Society Skillnet in association with Killarney Bar Association and Kerry Law Society
  • March 2012: Information Lecture for NHSE – Wills and Probate co-author with Padraic Courtney
  • Stephenson Burns Solicitors bi-annual Seminar Series

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