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Declan Joyce is owner of Kelly Colfer Son & Poyntz. He's been a qualified solicitor since 1988 and has worked with Edward W. Hughes, former State Solicitor for Co. Kilkenny in Graiguenamanagh, and Kieran W. Cleary and Associates in Clonmel, Co Tipperary. He moved to New Ross in 1990 and took over Kelly Colfer Son & Poyntz in 1992. He has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from University College Cork, a Diploma in Legal Studies from Waterford Institute of Technology, and a Diploma in Property for Solicitors from the Law Society.
Declan is a member of Wexford Bar Association, New Ross Chamber, Dublin Solicitor’s Bar Association, and New Ross Rugby Club. He is married with two children and four grandchildren.
Professional Legal Services
We provide practical, sensible and easy to understand legal advice to commercial and private clients. Our many legal services are designed to meet your needs.
Buying, Selling, Leasing or Developing Property
Whether you are buying or selling, mortgaging, remortgaging, or are a business owner seeking assistance with a commercial lease, we can ensure that the process runs as smoothly as possible. We advise in relation to sales and purchases for homes, buildings, land and sites, mortgaging and remortgaging, family transfers and planning law.
Farm/Land transfer and ownership
We work with farmers, landowners and agricultural businesses advising on property and land law, disputes, and succession planning. We offer a comprehensive service in areas such as farm ownership, land transfer, grazing agreements, and forestry purchase or sale.
Company formation/law, Licensing, Debt Collection
We help businesses so they can thrive and grow. We provide guidance on company formation, partnership agreements and sole trader advice. We also advise on employment law and legal obligations, commercial buildings, licensing, debt collection and more.
Solar, Wind farm or Energy Projects
Governmental initiatives toward renewable energy supply raises a number of legal and commercial issues. For the farmer or landowner who is leasing land for a renewable energy project, we provide a comprehensive service around property law, land access and tenure, commercial agreements, liability and licensing.
Wills & Estate Planning
Preparation and Execution
We help you plan for the future and explain the benefits of a will. We work with you so that your wishes are safeguarded and your assets are distributed. We assist with preparation and carefully guide you through this process so that your estate is done in an efficient manner. We'll ensure that you have peace of mind.
Accidents and Assaults
Our personal injury team will bring claims for compensation on your behalf if you've been injured through the actions or omissions of others. We represent clients across a broad range of accidents: road traffic, work, occupiers liability, products liability. We will advise on alternative dispute resolution mechanisms including arbitration, mediation, and conciliation.
Contract Law, Insurance Claims, Rights of Way
We provide representation and advice in all areas of legal disputes including: Contract Law, Insurance Claims, Defective Products, Rights of Way, Boundary Disputes, Banking Disputes, Squatters Title, Trespass, and Arbitration. We work with you to assess your situation and to provide you with legal advice and your options.
Affidavits, Enduring Powers of Attorney, Elder Law, Fair Deal Scheme
We provide a number of other services to clients including Affidavits, Declarations, and Enduring Powers of Attorney. We provide legal advice and guidance on Elder Law including the Fair Deal Scheme to help clients pay for private nursing homes, assisted decision making and wardship applications
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