Kathi Ó Riain

Kathi Ó Riain is a Partner in Property & Construction. She has considerable experience in acting for foreign and domestic investors on the sale and acquisition of property, for financial institutions and other funds on property based lending and she has been involved in acting for insolvency practitioners in many high profile insolvency cases.

She works closely with the Corporate and Banking Departments in relation to the property elements of mergers and acquisitions, the enforcement of property backed security and in loan sales.

Kathi is also very experienced in acting for retail tenants both on the high street and in shopping centres together with landlords and tenants in lettings of both office and industrial premises.

Given her German background, Kathi also regularly advises German companies on the property elements of setting up in Ireland and has acted for lending institutions on the enforcement of Irish facilities secured on German property.

Achievements and Endorsements

“Kathi is a practical, efficient and highly commercial partner”
Legal 500 EMEA, 2020

Kathi Ó Riain is ‘recommended’ 
Legal 500 EMEA, 2019

The ‘excellent Kathi Ó Riain…’
Legal 500 EMEA, 2018

Admitted as a solicitor in 2001
M Litt (Law), Trinity College Dublin 1996-1998
BCL (with German) University College Cork, 1993-1996

Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
German Irish Chamber of Commerce
European Lawyers Association

Kathi Ó Riain is recommended in Legal 500 EMEA, 2020

Kathi Ó Riain

Direct +353 1 202 6514

email: koriain@efc.ie

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