Michael C. Powell

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Michael C. Powell graduated from University College Cork with a BCL Degree in 1970. He then studied with the Law Society in Dublin and qualified as a Solicitor in 1973. Michael is responsible for the Private Client Department and the Family Law Department within the firm. He has practiced throughout his career in all areas of general practice and gained a wealth of knowledge and experience. He is a member of the Southern Law Association. He is also a member of the Law Society of Ireland and has served on the Southern Law Association Conveyancing Committee and Southern Law Association Solicitor’s helpline for many years.
He has extensive experience in dealing with commercial property. A year after qualifying he began dealing with Building Estates on behalf of a Developer. Michael’s main focus in the firm is on property both residential and commercial. He also deals with Landlord and Tenant transactions, purchase and sale of ground rents, property arbitrations, boundary disputes, leases, rectification of boundary maps, rectification of title issues and tenancy matters.
 
He further oversees the Family Law Department. Therein he advises in relation to property transactions, lending and re-structuring of borrowings during the split up of assets between marital and non-martial couples.
 
He is a member of the Southern Law Association. He is also a member of the Law Society of Ireland and has served on the Southern Law Association Conveyancing Committee and Southern Law Association Solicitor’s helpline for many years.
 
Specialist knowledge and area of expertise
 
Michael Powell’s specific expertise is in the below areas:-
 
  • Dealing extensively with private conveyancing purchase and sales, also with Building Estates purchases and settling the books for Building estate vendors.
  • Acting on behalf of Receivers
  • Acting for AIB in putting security in place for private and commercial properties.
  • Acting on behalf of clients with problem mortgages
  • Perfecting of defective titles and registration of titles by long possession in the Land Registry
  • Registration of rights of way and wayleaves.
  • Purchase of freehold titles of both residential and commercial properties
  • Licensing matters: extensions of licenses; exemptions and purchase and sale of licensed premises and hotels
  • Rectification of both titles and boundaries of both residential and commercial properties in both the Land Registry and the Registry of Deeds
  • Commercial Leases
  • Residential and Commercial Tenancy disputes and Rent Reviews
  • Purchase, sale and transfer of Farms;
  • Compulsory Purchase Orders
  • ESB & Bord Gais Wayleaves
  • Arbitration
  • Advise on Contracts and Contractual Obligations
  • Dealing with properties in the context of Judicial Separation/Divorce; advise extensively on Family Law Matters and attend Court in this regard on a regular basis.
  • Dealing with Sports Clubs Leases, lettings and drafting Club Constitutions.
 
Michael's team form an integral part of Michael Powell Solicitors. The team acts for many domestic clients, financial institutions, developers, retailers and owner/occupiers across a full range of both residential and commercial property matters. Michael works closely with his team to ensure that all deadlines are met and all procedures followed. Michael has kept up to date with the ever expanding rules with regard to conveyancing throughout the years and now acts in transactions such as dealing with NAMA properties, acting on behalf of NAMA Receivers and dealing with Allsops Auctions in addition to the above.
 
 
T: +353 21 4270451 / E: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
 
Practice Area(s): Family Law, Private Client, Probate, Property Law
Michael Powell Solicitors

Directions

We are strategically located in Cork's Central Business District opposite City Hall and adjacent to the Clarion Hotel.  There is on street disc parking or the Clarion Hotel Car Park.

  Our Address: 
5 Lapps Quay
Cork DX 2104
        Hours of Operation:
Mon. to Fri. 9am to 5.30pm
Tel: 021 4270451 Fax 021 4270454