Office News – Holland Condon Solicitors Kilkenny

December 19, 2022

New Minister and New A.G.

19th December, 2022 Rossa Fanning was appointed the Attorney General for the Republic of Ireland on Saturday. Mr Fanning, who is not a member of any political party, was nominated by new Taoiseach Leo Varadkar as part of the government reshuffle, which took place last Saturday. A graduate of Blackrock […]
July 8, 2022

Solicitor barred from practice for not paying train fares

8th July, 2022 A young solicitor who began evading train fares within a year of being admitted has been struck off the roll in England and Wales. Adam Kemeny avoided paying around £650 in fares to travel from east London to Redhill in Kent, but was found out in October […]
June 30, 2022

Concerns on proposed new process of appointing Judges

30th June, 2022 Following publication of the Judicial Appointments Commission Bill 2020 in May, President of our Law Society Michelle Ní Longáin said, “We welcome the intention to reform the judicial appointments process for the public benefit.” Diversity among the judiciary is an important aspect of the proposed reforms. The […]
November 25, 2021

Be careful when transferring money online to your solicitor

25th November, 2021 Criminals are actively targeting property purchases, with the aim of tricking you into transferring them your house deposit and/or the balance of purchase monies to them. These schemes can be highly sophisticated, and almost always involve the criminals pretending to be your lawyer in order to con […]