Richie acts on behalf of property developers, financial institutions, insolvency practitioners, investors and private clients in property and construction related matters. Prior to qualifying as a solicitor, Richie previously worked with a large accounting firm and qualified as a Chartered Accountant and AITI Chartered Tax Advisor.


  • Acts on behalf of corporate clients in the purchase and sale of commercial properties, mixed-use developments and property portfolios.
  • Acting for investors in the acquisition of over 300 residential units and their onward lease to Local Authorities.
  • Advised a developer on the construction law aspects in respect of a mixed tenure housing development with over 1000 residential units on local authority owned lands.
  • Acted in a number of block sales of apartments to various local authorities in forward funding transactions.
  • Acted in the sale and purchase of numerous hotels and licensed premises.
  • Advises publicans, restaurant owners, hoteliers and catering service providers in relation to the application for and renewal of liquor licences, fire safety issues and dealing with ongoing compliance queries.
  • Working as part of a team on Banking and Corporate Projects to include setting up and managing data sites, preparing reports and title reviews.


  • BA in Law and Accounting, University of Limerick, 2009.
  • ACA Chartered Accountant, The Institute of Chartered Accountants Ireland, 2012.
  • AITI Chartered Tax Advisor, Irish Taxation Institute, 2013.
  • Law Society of Ireland, admitted as a solicitor, 2018.
  • Diploma in Construction Law, Law Society of Ireland, 2020.


  • Law Society of Ireland
  • Irish Taxation Institute