Declan Curran


Declan is a consultant and senior member of our Real Estate Team. He represents local and international investors in the acquisition, development and disposal of Irish real estate. He also has extensive experience in all aspects of real estate finance.

Declan advises institutional property owners and major financial institutions on asset management, real estate workouts, restructurings, receiverships and liquidations.

Clients include: Ardstone Residential Partners Fund ICAV ; Ziggurat Student Accomodation Group; Irish Residential Properties Reit plc; Royal Bank of Scotland; Kerry Group; The Grangegorman Development Agency; LM Ericsson Limited; the Industrial Development Authority (IDA); Schenker (Ireland) Limited; Trailfinders, Oxfam, Jack Wills, Jaegar and Specsavers.


  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Landlord & Tenant
  • Commercial Law

Representative Matters

  • Advised Ardstone Residential Partners Fund ICAV in relation to acquisition of a number of residential development sites in 2016 including six from the Albany Group.
  • Advised Ziggurat Student Accommodation on the acquisition of a number properties for development as student accommodation.
  • Advised Kerry Group in connection with its research and development facility at Osberstown, Naas, County Kildare.


Chambers Europe - Europe's Leading Business Lawyers, Chambers and Partners, 2017

"Highly knowledgeable"

Legal Business

Declan has previously been rated as one of the ten best real estate lawyers in Ireland. Clients commented that Declan is 'a skilled property practitioner'.

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Areas of Expertise

Real Estate Law Commercial Real Estate (CRE) Finance Investment Group Hotels & Leisure Retail Group Public Benefit

Professional Memberships

Law Society of Ireland

Dublin Solicitors Bar Association


University College Dublin (BCL)