Commercial & Corporate Law

“We help you make the right decisions for your business.”

Running a business has its ups and downs and can be rife with challenges. In particular commercial issues can be a cause for concern for business owners, taking up a lot of time and making it difficult to develop and grow your business.

With over four decades working with large and small businesses across a range of industries, Poe Kiely Hogan Lanigan have amassed a wealth of knowledge and experience in the area of commercial and corporation law. From drafting and negotiating commercial agreements to managing the sale or transfer of a business, we have worked on projects including business parks, retail developments, commercial leases and multi-tenant developments in Kilkenny, the South East and throughout Ireland.

We know how important it is for you to know your business is in order and operating how it should be, free of legal penalties and discord. This is why we work at pace to sort out your business affairs so that you can focus on the important day-to-day management of operating your business.

We provide specialist legal advice on the following areas:

  • Mergers & Acquisitions; Joint Ventures; Banking & Financing; Commercial Contract and Franchises; Registration & Compliance.
  • Company Formation
  • Business Restructuring
  • Sale of a Business & Assets
  • Shareholder Agreements
  • Share Buy Backs
  • Commercial Agreements (Distribution, Agency and Franchising Contracts)
  • Joint Ventures & Alliances
  • Intellectual Property Rights
  • Terms & Conditions for the Sale of Goods and the Provision of Services

To find out more about how Poe Kiely Hogan Lanigan Solicitors can assist you with Commercial & Corporate Law, please click here to complete our short form and we will be in touch.

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“Poe Kiely Hogan Lanigan has worked with us on a number of different matters, particularly commercial contracts and property matters. They tend to have specialists in each area which means we get the benefit of a very high level of expertise. We find them very responsive to our requirements, they quickly understand what has to be done and deliver the outcomes we need without delay. We value their assistance highly, and I would not hesitate to give them my recommendation.”David Ruane — Managing Director, Pulse Fashion Accessories, Newcastle, Co Dublin

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1 May 2018

Ireland’s Smear Test Controversy - Have You Been Affected?

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30 April 2018

GDPR - What You Need To Know

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24 April 2018

Parents through Surrogacy - are you eligible for leave entitlement?


For couples choosing surrogacy as a means to have a child, there can be many hurdles to overcome and issues to work through. One issue that arises time and again for intended mothers (the person who enters into a surrogacy arrangement with a surrogate mother to carry and deliver a child for them) in Ireland is that of leave - whether that is maternity leave, adoptive leave or parental leave. 

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20 March 2018

6 Best Practices To Prevent Workplace Accidents


Workplace accidents are more common than you would think in Ireland and whether you run a small office or large factory they can happen at any time of the day without warning and in all sorts of conditions. 

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