About

O’Shea Russell Solicitors is a Family Business bringing family values to the provision of legal services to and reassurance for client.

What you get when you deal with our Solicitors is…

  • A wealth of legal experience
  • A proven commitment to client needs
  • A proven professional track record
  • And above all, protection!

Contact O’Shea Russell Solicitors for Guidance, Protection and Direction.

Our Solicitors

Mary O'Shea Solicitor
Mary O’Shea B.A., LL.B. is a Law Graduate of University College Galway. Prior to establishing the Practice of O’Shea Russell in 1990, Mary worked in General Practice and was involved in the delivery of the Law Society of Ireland Legal Education Program.

Mary specialises in Personal Injury Claims arising out of Road Traffic Accidents, Medical Misadventure, Workplace Accidents and Slip and Fall.

Her knowledge and skill in this area has been accumulated over a 25 year period and has seen her involved in a number of very significant Court Actions.

Mary was also one of the first Board members of Kilkenny County Enterpirse Board.

Family comes first for Mary and Nicholas and away from work, Mary pursues her personal interests in fitness and nutrition and reads avidly. Mary’s Motto is…

In every challenge there is a lesson

Nicholas Russell Solicitor
Nicholas Russell B.C.L., A.I.T.I., BA, qualified as a Solicitor in 1984 and subsequently became an Associate of the Institute of Taxation and, in recent years, qualified as a Mediator.

After returning from a year with a Canadian Law Firm in Toronto, Canada in 1986, Nicholas acquired a solid legal grounding in the Irish Legal System with two reputable Firms in Galway and Naas before establishing O’Shea Russell Solicitors with his wife Mary O’Shea B.A., LL.B in 1990.

Nicholas works primarily in the Property and Succession Areas for which areas his particular skills are well suited.

He is also an acting Vice-Chair of the Employment Appeals Tribunal drawing on his specialist knowledge in the area of Employment Law.

Nicholas has a diverse range of personal interests. When time allows Nicholas can be found doing anything from improving his knowledge of sports psychology and coaching to comparing antique teapots!

Asked for a Life Philosophy, Nicholas would say…

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity (Darrell Royal)

Our Team
Teamwork at O'Shea Russell Solicitors
Mary O’Shea working with her Personal Litigation Secretary Catherine Savage

The Team at O'Shea Russell Solicitors
Our receptionist Breda Kavanagh

Caoimh Russell
The Partners adult daughter Caoimh provides Administrative support and holiday receptionist cover.

Eoin Russell
Eoin Russell helps with Office IT systems and is never far from a computer. The practice operates modern computerised systems.

Conor Russell
Conor Russell provides clerical support and looks after the Firms Archive facility.