Rachel Carney


Rachel is a partner in our Real Estate team and leads our specialised Residential Sales team. Rachel specialises in acting for developers, financial institutions, receivers and private equity funds in volume sales, where her practical experience makes a valuable contribution to the business of her clients. In addition, she has significant experience in advising on new developments and unfinished developments as well as establishing management structures.

Our Residential Sales team works collaboratively and efficiently to manage the complex process for bulk residential sales. Our experienced and dedicated team is currently instructed on the sale thousands of properties all over Ireland.

Our Residential Sales team’s approach to Ireland’s conveyancing process through technology has reduced the time in which a transaction takes place and has enabled our Residential Sales team to deliver the sale of over 5,000 properties in recent years.  As a result, in 2018, the team won an award for Innovation in Legal Expertise at the prestigious FT Innovative Lawyers Awards in London.


  • Real Estate Law
  • Environmental and Planning Law
  • Bank and Receiver Sales/Leases
  • Landlord and Tenant
  • Environmental and Planning Law

Representative Matters

  • Chartered Land: Acting for Chartered Land in setting up management structure and sale of 215 residential units at Lansdowne Place, Dublin 4. 
  • Glenveagh Homes Limited – Acting for Glenveagh Homes Limited in relation to the sale of 520 houses in Ledwill Park, Kilcock, County Kildare.
  • Twinlite Developments: Acting for Twinlite Developments in the sale of units in (i) Embassy Court, Ballsbridge (ii) Tyrrelstown and (iii) Enderly, Dalkey.
  • LinkedIn

Areas of Expertise

Real Estate Law New Homes

Professional Memberships

Irish Environmental Law Association

The Law Society of Ireland

Dublin Solicitors Bar Association


University College Dublin , BBLS