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Tully Rinckey Welcomes Declan Brooks as a New Partner

August 11, 2020

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Tully Rinckey Welcomes Declan Brooks as a New Partner


10 August 2020 – Dublin – Tully Rinckey LLP is very pleased to announce that Declan Brooks has been named a partner in the Dublin office.

Declan had served as a consultant to the firm since September of 2019.  He focuses his practice on property law for both private and commercial clients, acting for a range of property developers, housing and government bodies, mixed retail, commercial and residential projects. He also focuses on both the acquisition and disposal of commercial and residential real estate, social housing projects, loan acquisitions, commercial leasing and refinancing.

“Declan’s partnership is a testament to the expansion of Tully Rinckey in Ireland and the growth of our Property department,” said Grainne Loughnane, managing partner of the Dublin office.  We welcome Declan as a partner, and will continue to expand our team and the range of services we offer to both private and commercial clients.”

Declan’s career began in 1991, serving his Solicitors Apprenticeship with Patrick F. O’Reilly & Company in Dublin.  Ove the course of his nearly 30-year career, he has served in numerous roles, including establishing his own firm (Declan Brooks Solicitor) in 1997.  In 2000, Declan formed the partnership Brooks & Lee Solicitors, which incorporated into Oliver Shanley & Company in 2014.  Over the years Declan’s practice has expanded and diversified to include assisting clients with NAMA, Receivers, Peer to Peer lending and related security.  Declan also has practiced in Estate planning, Wills, Probate and Enduring Powers of Attorney as well as general practice.

Declan graduated from University College Dublin in 1991 with an Honours Law Degree (BCL).

Tully Rinckey’s Dublin office provides business clients, on both sides of the Atlantic Ocean, a gateway to establishing themselves in Europe and the United States and is connected to Tully Rinckey’s international network. The firm, which is headquartered in New York, and was founded in 2004, currently has 11 U.S. offices, an office in Dublin and another in London, which opened in 2019. The firm is backed by a team of 160 employees and consultants offering 24/7 service to its clients, which has allowed for the firm’s entrance into the Irish market and its rapid expansion since July 2018. Since entering Dublin, Tully Rinckey has been able to establish Q9000 certification, has been an active member of the Dublin community and has hosted a series of business legal events and charity events.

For more information, please contact Michael Murray at + 353 1 9637000 or via email at

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