Niamh Moran Profile

Niamh Moran is one of the founding partners of Carmody Moran Solicitors and is a solicitor Blanchardstown with wide ranging experience across all areas of general practice. Niamh manages the family law, conveyancing and probate divisions of the practice. Niamh’s practice of law is extremely varied and she is regularly sought out for her expertise by clients and colleagues alike.

The esteem with which she is held and her broad experience is evident from the variety of positions held by her outside of her daily practice of the law as a solicitor.

Professional Positions

  • 2017 to present: Board Director, St. Michael’s House
  • 2010 to present: Tribunal Chairperson with the Mental Health Commission
  • 2010 to 2014: Member of the Advisory Committee to the State Claims Agency
  • 2011 to 2014: Chairperson, Board of Management, Powerstown Educate Together
  • 2007 to 2011: Board Member, Legal Aid Board
  • 2020: Independent Adjudicator Pobal

Expertise & high profile cases

  • Elder law including Wards of Court application, duress and undue influence
  • Family law cases including divorce, judicial separation, nullity, & appeals
  • Personal Injury arising from Road Traffic, Employer’s Liability and Public Liability claims including catastrophic personal injuries, Plaintiff and Defendant
  • Equity cases including land disputes, co-ownership disputes, probate challenges
  • Professional negligence cases against professionals including solicitors, construction claims, architect’s, engineers, and other professionals
  • Acting on behalf of charities and voluntary organisations
  • Wide ranging experience in judicial review, injunctions, medical negligence & mental health cases, breach of contract, defamation, & employment law
  • Conducting pre-litigation site investigations and preparation of Incident Investigation Reports
  • Provides in-house training to claims management staff and clients, and outside Agencies including the Legal Aid Board
  • Significant experience in Court and Tribunal Advocacy

Career Background

  • 2010 to present: Partner Carmody Moran Solicitor Blanchardstown
  • 2005 to present: Tutor on the Law Society of Ireland Professional Practice Courses
  • 2005 to 2009: Niamh B. Moran & Co. Solicitors, Tyrrelstown Town Centre, Dublin 15
  • 2001 to 2005: Associate Solicitor, Moran & Ryan Solicitors, 35 Arran Quay, Dublin 7
  • 1998 to 2001: Trainee Solicitor, Kelly & Co. Solicitors, 195 Lwr Kimmage Rd, Dublin 6w

Qualifications & Educational Background

  • 2011: Diploma in District Court Advocacy, Law Society of Ireland
  • 2009: Trained Collaborative Family Lawyer
  • 2004: Diploma in Arbitration, University College Dublin
  • 2001: Professional and Advanced Courses, Law Society of Ireland
  • 1998: Bachelor of Civil Law Degree (Honours 2.1) University College Cork

Contact Niamh on (01)8272888 or use the contact form here.