Galligan Johnston is a corporate and commercial law firm with a rapidly developing profile. The firm is based in Dublin City centre and is currently comprised of three partners James-Paul Galligan, Edward Johnston and Sam Saarsteiner and is assisted by a team of experienced support staff.
The committed team at Galligan Johnston devotes time, expertise and technical skills to assist clients to succeed in the domestic and/or international markets. Our aim is to build relationships that endure through business cycles to ensure that our clients can rely on us to support them through important and challenging assignments
Areas Of Practise
James-Paul has advised and has been instructed in actions on behalf of financial institutions in both valuer and solicitor professional negligence litigation.View Profile
Edward Johnston heads up the firm's corporate, commercial and property departments.View Profile
Sam is a partner who joined Galligan Johnston in May 2011. Sam qualified as a solicitor in early 2008, having apprenticed in Beauchamps Solicitors.View Profile
Emer Hanratty joined Galligan Johnston Solicitors in October 2010 having previously worked in Lavelle Coleman Solicitors since 1990.View Profile
Karen is an associate Solicitor who joined the firm in May 2015. Karen qualified as a Solicitor in early 2013, having apprenticed in a mid-size, general practice in Dublin, where she specialised in litigation.View Profile
Claire is an associate solicitor who joined the firm in March, 2017. She qualified as solicitor in January, 2008 having apprenticed with a long established general practice firm in Dublin city centre.View Profile
Catherine joined Galligan Johnston in April 2016. She is a qualified barrister with 7 years practice experience.View Profile
Peter Oakes is a strategic consultant to the firm. He is a qualified solicitor admitted in Ireland, the United Kingdom and Australia.View Profile
Peter Oakes, the first Director of Enforcement and AML/CTF Supervision at the Central Bank of Ireland , is strategic consultant to the firm
Peter Oakes is a strategic consultant to the firm. He is a qualified solicitor admitted in Ireland, the United Kingdom ...Read More
Under current UK tax rules, a group which has a UK incorporated tax resident holding company and has UK income ...Read More
Irish Marathon Runner Sergiu Ciobanu – Decision by Court of Arbitration for Sport to Reject Appeal Against Athletics Ireland 2016 Rio Olympics Team Selection
Galligan Johnston Solicitors had the great honour of representing the Irish international marathon runner, Sergiu Ciobanu in his appeal to ...Read More
'Galligan Johnston helped me and my business by delivering sound advice, fast turnaround and cost efficient service.'
Elliott Griffin - CEO of BVP Investments Limited / Green BES fund
'Galligan Johnston provided quick and efficient advice when my business needed it most.'
John O’Farrell - CEO of Questzones (Europe) Limited