Tom Davy


Tom is a partner in our Real Estate Team and he advises institutional occupiers, multi-national companies and investors on the leasing, purchase, and sale of commercial property in Ireland. He acts for both sellers and purchasers of loan and real estate portfolios, and he advises lending institutions on the financing of commercial real estate and development projects.

Tom acts for a number of institutional occupiers of commercial properties including Accenture, Liberty Insurance, British Airways and Ireland’s Legal Aid Board. He leads the team which advises RBS/Ulster Bank on the management of its substantial portfolio of branches and business centres in Ireland.

He has advised a number of tech companies which are establishing or expanding in Ireland including Twitter, Uber, and Nitro Software.

Tom also advises on the purchase and sale of real estate and loan portfolios and his clients include Hudson/Lonestar, AIB and Permanent TSB.


  • Commercial/Investment Property
  • Purchase and sale of Loan Portfolios
  • Landlord and Tenant
  • Advising State and institutional occupiers on portfolio management

Representative Matters

  • Advising Hudson/Lonestar on the real aspects of its successful bid for the Project Clear portfolio. 
  • Advising RBS/ Ulster Bank on the proposed sale of a number of office buildings and management of its branches and business centres in Ireland.
  • Advising NAMA in relation to the real estate aspects of a substantial loan sale.


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

"Very responsive and very knowledgeable."

Chambers Europe - Europe's Leading Business Lawyers, Chambers and Partners, 2016

"Excellent attention to detail"

Speaking Engagements & Teaching

  • Member of Dublin Solicitor’s Bar Association (DSBA) Property Committee with an active role in arranging and speaking at DSBA seminars.
  • Tom also speaks on real estate related topics at MHC’s Masterclasses for in-house counsel, and presents to clients and intermediaries on various topical real estate matters.  
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Areas of Expertise

Real Estate Law

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Ireland

Dublin Solicitors Bar Association

The Property Committee of Dublin Solicitors Bar Association


University College Dublin, BBLS