Coyle Kennedy Smyth LLPs litigation department advises our clients on a wide range of legal areas that can result in  disputes or litigation. Our mission is to work with our clients in an attempt to reach, by negotiation if possible, a satisfactory  conclusion for our clients in a quick and timely manner.

Testamentary cases

Coyle Kennedy Smyth LLP have an excellent reputation as one of Ireland’s top firms in Testamentary cases. Some of the most common types of testamentary cases we deal with are:

  • Constructive trust claims – e.g claiming that you were promised property by the deceased and that you acted to your detriment on foot of this promise, but the deceased died intestate or failed to honour the promise.
  • claims against a deceaseds estate for payment for unpaid services
  • challenging a will on the grounds of incapacity of the testator
  • Section 117 cases (failure to make proper provision for a child)
  • Spouses Legal right
  • Claims by co-habitants

Debt collection

Trespass/Boundary Disputes


Judicial Review


Right of Way Disputes