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Family Law

Our family law experts ensure you, our client, achieve the best possible outcome in the most supportive, efficient and economic manner. Family law is a sensitive and extremely personal area. We understand that you need prompt action in a reassuring environment and will treat your issues with the utmost delicacy and respect.

Family law is an area of law that deals with real people and real issues; issues that can have an impact on a diverse range of relationship, life-style, and financial aspects of life. We offer a sensitive and personalised service in the following areas of family law.


Civil partnerships

Cohabitation agreements/co-ownership agreements

Custody/joint custody

Dissolution of cohabitees/civil partners


Domestic violence/protection order/barring order/safety order

Financial settlements


Judicial Separation – contested and uncontested paternity cases


Pension adjustment orders

Post-divorce proceedings

Pre-nuptial agreements

Separation agreements

Support/maintenance matters

Uncontested divorces

If you have any questions about family law then contact Katherina White on 021 4270451. Alternatively click the button below and fill out our contact form to get an initial opinion on your individual case and an idea of costs involved.

Michael Powell Solicitors

5 Lapps Quay,
Cork City,
Co Cork.

Eircode: T12 RW7D

Telephone: 021 427 0451





Travelling in the city centre direction on Andersons Quay, go through 1st set of lights (Penrose Wharf on right) at Michael Collins Bridge. Transfer into left lane and at the next set of traffic lights, bear left. Cross the Brian Boru Bridge (wrought iron structure) and go through two more set of lights and it is situated opposite the Clayton Hotel.

We are strategically located in the central business district in the heart of Cork city & opposite the inspired architecture of City Hall. There is on street disc parking or the Clarion Hotel car park.