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Sherwin O’ Riordan :  Leaders in Knowledge, Experience, Service and Results

We are an award winning firm of solicitors that is renowned for our capabilities  on all areas of business law, employment law, personal injury law , wills & probate, banking law, retail and more.

Established in 2002 by James Sherwin and David O’Riordan, the practice experienced strong organic growth with the acquisition of Michael E. Cusack & Co in 2005.

Our team of legal experts strive to provide the best, highest quality service to our clients always. By this we mean that everything we do is intended to solve your legal concerns and problems as quickly and efficiently as possible, whether these relate to a property, employment or commercial law issue. We do this by making sure we understand every nuance of your concern, and then focusing on finding the best solution in the shortest possible time. Our commitment is summarised by the core values that underwrite every aspect of our work; service value, progressive approach, professionalism, integrity, and accessibility.


Message from Managing Partner, James Sherwin

Since the founding of our firm in 2002, we have prided ourselves on providing superior legal representation and dedicated service to clients. David O’Riordan and I started our firm with two defining characteristics: a relentless focus on the best interests of our clients and a commitment to long-term planning that ensures that the firm continuously evolves at a pace that best serves our clients' business needs

This approach has helped the firm grow to a vibrant firm consisting of 13 Solicitors with substantial experience in a wide range of legal disciplines and a client base ranging from individuals, SME’s to large companies.

The diversity of our practice, our strong work ethic, respectful treatment of our clients, and prompt responsiveness to their needs all have contributed to the firm’s success. We value our relationships with our clients and commit ourselves to building those relationships on mutual trust, focus on objectives, and results.

Through a collaborative approach with our clients, we provide sound advice and guidance. As Managing Partner, it is my privilege to ensure that our firm continues to serve the needs of our clients and remains true to the principles that have sustained us for two decades. We look forward to continuing to work with our existing clients and to earn the trust of new clients.

We look forward to hearing from you.

James Sherwin

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James Sherwin

Managing Partner

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"We simply cannot fault the service we receive from SOR. They have specialist solicitors in each area where we need advice and we’ve had contact with 4 different partners during the last 14 months, and the experience has been the same each time. Really really good."

Justin Cahill, Chairman, CMC Platform Financials

Office location

74 Pembroke Road
Dublin 4

Phone +353 1 663 2000
Fax +353 1 663 2001


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