Our Team

Donna Farrell

From the outset, Donna showed a strong aptitude and ability in the area of Property Law.  Donna worked closely with the Principal, Romaine Scally for the first 8 years after joining the firm, learning the skills and reading the legislation needed for the complex area of Property Law.

Such was Donna’s ability in this area that she gradually developed the Property business of the firm to eventually open the property Department within the firm which she now heads up under the ultimate supervision of the Principal.  Donna will be a familiar name to Purchasers, Vendors and Mortgagors the length and breadth of the country as national boundaries are no obstacle to Donna’s appetite for work or limits to her skills.  From Donegal to Cork, Donna has a portfolio of happy, satisfied clients who waste no opportunity to recommend her to friends and family, such is her proven track record.  Her established professional contacts ensure that no problem is too great to solve and referrals to reliable Architects, Engineers, Local Authority Officials, Auctioneers and Mortgage Brokers are only ever a phone call away.

Donna has weekly meetings with her team to monitor progress, sort out obstacles and ensure that all the team are working to her exacting standards. Repeat business is Donna’s mantra and she prides herself on a huge level of repeat business in addition to an increasing demand for her skills daily by new clients who have heard about her proven ability and long-standing experience.

Daniel Walsh

Daniel joined the firm in 2017 and brings with him a wealth of experience particularly in the area of Personal Injury Law and Litigation. Daniel has over 12 years’ experience working in the legal profession and was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in February 2016. He has experience in dealing with international companies, commercial clients and private individuals in seeking to assist them in obtaining a favourable outcome either through the Court process or by way of negotiation. He aims to advise clients on the most cost-effective and efficient solutions, whilst having regard to their own particular needs and expectations. He is well-known around the Four Courts and is known as being extremely efficient when it comes to Litigation and over the years has been involved in many high-profile cases.

Daniel also advises clients in relation to Family Law and Employment Law matters, together with dealing with Dispute Resolution.

As part of his remit, Daniel ensures all staff are updated on current case law and statutes, together with Court trends to ensure that the best and most up to date advice is available to clients of the office. From the District Court to the Superior Courts, Daniel ensures his wealth of experience is used for the benefit of all our clients and each and every client can be assured professional, experienced and confident representation.

Louise Halligan

Louise joined the firm in 2016.  As a qualified Legal Executive Louise brings with her many years’ experience in all areas which include both Plaintiff and Defence Litigation, Family Law, Medical Negligence, Conveyancing and Probate.  In particular, Louise’s role here in the office focuses on the areas of litigation and family law and she works closely with Daniel Walsh.  Her ability to deal with Solicitors, Barristers and clients in a professional and approachable manner together with her wealth of experience and client care makes Louise an exceptionally skilled staff member.

Sarah McCoy

Sarah began working for Romaine Scally & Company Solicitors as a member of our support staff in early 2017.  Sarah works closely with Donna Farrell in the Conveyancing Department and has quickly become an invaluable member of staff.  Sarah is exceptionally well-suited to the fast paced and demanding role of Assistant in the Conveyancing Department.