Nicola Walsh > Lavelle Partners > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

Lavelle Partners

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Nicola is a Partner on Lavelle Partners’ Property Team specialising in non-contentious commercial property transactions. She is a dual qualified solicitor in both Ireland and England and Wales and has extensive experience in all commercial property, property development and property finance matters in both the English and Irish markets. Nicola has advised a wide variety of clients across several sectors including retail, residential, hotel, state agencies and financial services.

Nicola is also a qualified tax adviser (AITI) and she specialised in tax law to a level of significant expertise for many years prior to becoming a property specialist. This expertise is of enormous benefit to her practice in providing her with unparalleled insights in matters of property finance and tax structuring.

Nicola is an expert in commercial property transactions, property development, property finance and property tax. She was invited by the Conveyancing Committee of the Law Society to be a member of the Pre-Contract Investigation of Title Task Force which was responsible for drafting the 2019 General Conditions of Sale and Requisitions on Title.

She has also written articles in the area of property law for the Irish Times and has contributed to pieces in the Sunday Business Post.


Law Society of Ireland

Law Society of England and Wales

The Irish Tax Institute



Bachelor of Civil Law (UCD), 1996

Higher Diploma in Business Studies (UCD), 1997

Institute of Taxation in Ireland, 2002

Diploma in Trust and Estate Planning (STEP), Law Society, 2004

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Ireland > Real estate

Lavelle Partners frequently advises on the development of real estate in the residential and commercial sectors, as well as handling transactions involving these assets. The team also advises on deals involving sites for development. The practice is led by Nicola Walsh.