What We Do
Our focus and priority is to provide excellent legal advice to all clients, through the skills and experience.

Our areas of expertise include:

  • Family Law – Contentious, Non-Contentious, Collaborative Law and Family Law Mediation.
  • General Litigation – Personal Injury, Applications to the Injuries Board, Probate disputes, Land disputes. Breach of Contract.
  • Property – Residential and Commercial Conveyancing.
  • Medical Negligence – Surgical Errors, Birth Defects.
  • Private Client – Probate, Wills and Trusts, Estate Planning, Living Wills, Ward of Court Applications, Enduring Power of Attorney, Licencing.
  • Employment Law


Family Law
David Bergin our Managing Partner is one of the country’s best known family lawyers and our family law team have many years experience in this area. Members of our firm have acted in many of the most important and significant family law cases in Ireland. Our expertise and experience ensure that we achieve a high level of satisfaction for our clients.


We practice in all areas of family law including;

  • Separation
  • Divorce
  • Family Law Mediation
  • Nullity
  • Maintenance
  • Custody/access
  • Non-marital relationships
  • Cohabitation issues
  • Recognition of foreign divorces
  • Succession rights
  • Pre- Marriage advice
  • Pension issues
  • Adoption
  • Hague Convention matters

Co-habitation/civil partnership – The 2010 Act

Co-habiting couples are the fastest growing family unit in Ireland. In 1996 there were 31,300 couples living together whilst unmarried. However, the 2006 Census indicated that in that particular year there were 121,800 co-habiting couples i.e. nearly a quarter of a million people. Indeed those figures represent one in every twelve family units.



Suites 234-236
Capel Building,
Marys Abbey
Dublin 7

t: +353 1 873 2411
f: +353 1 873 2517
e: info@oconnorbergin.ie