Practice Areas - Peter Connolly & Partners
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Practice Areas

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Criminal Law

  • Defence of dangerous, careless or drunken driving prosecutions
  • White collar crimes such as fraud, false accounting, tax evasion, money laundering, etc.
  • Murder, rape, assault and sexual offences
  • Drug possession or trafficking
  • International and Irish extradition law
  • Pre-charge investigative advice and defence against investigation by all organisations of the State and Government, to include the Health and Safety Authority, Revenue Commissioners and Customs, the Central Bank and Financial Services Authority, the Criminal Assets Bureau (CAB), the Medical Council, Director of Corporate Enforcement and other state agencies
  • Fraud, tracing and recovery of assets
  • Asset seizure and forfeiture of assets issues under the Proceeds of Crime Act 1996
  • Appeals to the Circuit Court or Court of Criminal Appeal if you are unhappy with previous representation
  • Investigation stage defence for suspects of crime with the aim of avoiding Court prosecution if at all possible.
  • If prosecuted we defend people and companies in cases of murder, rape and sexual offences, cybercrime, harassment and all cases involving assault (self defence)  and fraud, criminal damage, arson and offences concerning property, bribery corruption money laundering and corporate crime and competition and company criminal investigations and proseccutions.
  • Organised crime and criminal gangs.
  • International criminal law/extradition and Europen Arrest Warants
  • Defence of Heath and Safety Prosecutions and Prosecutions taken by Health and Safety Authority
  • Defence of criminal  complaints taken by the Workplace Relations Commission,  the Office of Communications Regulation and Competition and Consumer Protection Commission and the Central Bank of Ireland and Director of Corporate Enforcement.
  • Defence of allegations of Social Welfare fraud.
  • Defence of criminal investigation by the Revenue and Customs
  • Money laundering advices to companies and investigations in this area.

Road Traffic Law Defence

  • Defence of dangerous, careless or drunken driving prosecutions
  • We defend cases in traffic court (the District Court) every day of the year with an emphasis on: drunk and drug driving cases; fatal and serious injury cases; no insurance cases; allegations of hit-and-run and reckless endangerment.
  • We also act for commercial transport and international haulage firms and the taxi industry in cases taken against professional drivers

Judge's gavel

Personal Injury

  • Road traffic accidents
  • Injuries sustained in the workplace
  • Slip-and-fall accidents
  • Medical negligence law
  • Work-related occupational injury and stress claims
  • Bullying and harassment at work
  • Whistleblowing cases
  • All aspects of Injuries Board work
  • Representation at the Coroners Court in cases of suspicious death

Employment Law

  • Advice and representation for employers and employees
  • Employment contracts
  • Employee handbooks and Health and Safety compliance
  • Internal grievance procedures
  • Termination of employment proceedings
  • Bullying and harassment
  • Workplace Relations Commission and the Labour Court
  • Whstleblowing cases
  • Employment Discrimination

Legal View
Justice Righteous

Gardaí Station Call-Out Service

  • Emergency pre-litigation advice and immediate attendance for those being held at Gardaí stations throughout the Dublin area
  • We give 24/7 attendance at Gardaí stations 365 days a year

Civil and Commercial Litigation

  • Emergency pre-litigation advice, including assessment and evaluation of claims
  • Challenges to decisions made by government bodies and departments
  • Injunctions
  • Defamation and breach of privacy rights
  • Competition law and company law advice
  • Contempt of Court Defence
  • Court representation and defence of individuals or businesses involved in legal disputes of a civil or commercial nature before the Circuit Court, High Court and Supreme Courts of Ireland
  • Sports law
  • Intellectual property litigation
  • Asset seizure and forfeiture proceedings
  • Arbitration and Mediation
  • Commercial Court representations
  • Professional Negligence work in commercial or investment cases.

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Comercial Law

Commercial Law

  • Defence of company directors in relation to corporate enforcement, competition authority or criminal investigations, including advice at the investigation stage
  • Employee-related disputes
  • Contractual disputes over supply of goods and services, product liability claims, etc.
  • Taxation disputes
  • Representation in arbitrations and mediation