Brian O’Callaghan is a Partner specialising in contentious and non-contentious property. He has experience of advising on landlord and tenant disputes such as enforcement and interpretation of lease covenants, property related insolvency, disputes over joint venture agreements as well as sale and purchase disputes. He also has vast experience in property finance and property based lending, retail and office leasing for landlords and tenants and investment acquisitions and disposals.
Recent significant cases/deals include advising:
- Boots the Chemists on the continued expansion of their Irish portfolio
- Point Village Development Limited on various contentious and non-contentious matters
- A group of Davy Private Investor clients in summary proceedings in relation to enforcement of security
He is also a regular lecturer on the Law Society Professional Practice and Continuing Professional Development courses.
According to sources of Chambers Europe, 2013, Brian O'Callaghan is 'fantastic, with a great understanding of business.' The 2012 edition reports Brian is a favourite among clients who praise him as 'in tune with the nuances of the law and up to date with the dynamics of the Irish property market.' Chambers Europe, 2011, recognises Brian as 'an emerging market figure who is equally comfortable tackling contentious and non-contentious matters.'