O’Neill & Co. can provide you with advice on your family law issue and can draw on a deep well of experience to deliver the results that you require. We can deliver informed and considered advice as well as a discreet and confidential service.


Cost is a particular issue in Family Law and O’Neill & Co. will work with you to ensure that your needs can be met and that you obtain effective representation and good value. Where appropriate, we will make every effort to ensure that court proceedings remain an avenue of last resort and will seek to achieve a resolution through negotiation where possible.

We are experienced in advising on the financial consequences of marital breakdown including pensions and insurance. We will also advise you on the areas of succession rights, property and most importantly, children. O’Neill & Co. is also experienced in advising individuals whose non-marital relationships have broken down of the consequences for the children of that relationship. Co-habitation is a rapidly developing area of law in Ireland.

We have also acted for clients who wish to prepare pre-nuptial agreements and advised of the status of these types of agreements in Irish law.


  • Divorce
  • Separation
  • Judicial Separation
  • Custody, access, guardianship and maintenance
  • Pre-nuptial agreements and advice prior to marriage
  • Co-habitation advice and agreements
  • Co-habitation property disputes
  • Recognition of foreign divorces
  • Succession rights