Barry O’Donnell

Barry O’Donnell

Principal Solicitor

Barry is our Firm’s Principal.

Having acted as a general practice solicitor for more than 20 years, Barry has extensive experience advising clients across a wide range of contentious and non-contentious legal matters, with an emphasis on conveyancing, corporate restructuring and litigation.

A graduate of National University of Ireland Galway, Barry was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in the Republic of Ireland in 1994 and later qualified as a solicitor in Northern Ireland, England and Wales. Barry worked for several commercial law firms in Dublin before co-founding Houlihan O’Donnell Flaherty Solicitors in 2000. Over 16 fruitful years, Barry gained the reputation as a loyal, professional, and knowledgeable advocate, highly regarded for his personal integrity and comprehensive legal expertise. In December 2016, Barry decided to establish his own general practice law firm, Barry O’Donnell Solicitors.

Barry is a member of the Law Society of Ireland and the Dublin Solicitors’ Bar Association.


Areas of Practice
Residential and Commercial Conveyancing / Civil and Corporate Restructuring / Insolvency / Property and Construction Law / Commercial Law and Financial Regulation / Public Procurement / Civil and Commercial Litigation / Employment Law / Medical Negligence / Arbitration


+353 (0)1 693 0361
barry@bodsolicitors.com


Conor Newman

Conor Newman

Trainee Solicitor

Conor graduated from University College Dublin in 2015 with an honours Bachelor of Laws, Politics and International Relations degree. He subsequently obtained an honours Master of Laws degree from University College Dublin in 2017.

Since joining our Firm in April 2017, Conor has been heavily involved with our litigation department and he deals with a wide variety of contentious and non-contentious matters at every Court level. Conor also deals with conveyancing, family law and regulatory matters, and he manages the Firm’s Internship Programmes. Prior to joining Barry O’Donnell Solicitors, Conor was employed in a prominent general practice law firm in Dublin specialising in criminal defence and dispute resolution.


Areas of Practice
Civil and Commercial Litigation / Dispute Resolution / Negotiation / Family Law / Commercial and Financial Regulation / GDPR / Employment Law / Landlord - Tenant / Medical Negligence / Residential and Commercial Conveyancing / Immigration / Defamation / Estate Management


+353 (0)1 693 0386
conor@bodsolicitors.com


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Demi Sheils

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Niamh McCarthy

Legal Executive


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Bronagh Foley

Bronagh Foley

Legal Executive


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Hazel Nolan

Legal Executive


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Katie Cundelan

Legal Executive


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Roisin Rainey

Legal Executive


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No. 37 Baggot Street Lower, Dublin 2

DX 109013 Fitzwilliam

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