Tom Davy


Tom is a Partner in the Real Estate team and advises institutional occupiers, multi-national companies, funds and investors on the leasing, purchase, and sale of commercial real estate in Ireland. He also acts for developers, student housing investors and operators, banks and alternative lenders on investment property, real estate portfolios, and development sites, regularly advising on multi-jurisdictional transactions.

Tom acts for a number of multinational tenant occupiers including global technology companies such as Dell, Slack, and Twitter. He also advises a number of institutional clients on Irish real estate matters including RBS, Liberty Insurance, British Airways, and Irish Water. 

Tom advises on the purchase, sale and financing of development sites, investment properties, real estate and loan portfolios, and clients include Glenveagh, Ardstone, Hudson/Lonestar, AIB, Ulster Bank and Bank of Ireland. He also leads the Real Estate Charities team and acts for numerous charities and not-for profit clients on various real estate assets.



  • Commercial Property and related financing
  • Landlord and Tenant
  • Development Land
  • Loan and asset portfolio sales and acquisition

Representative Matters

  • Advising international retailer Decathlon on its establishment in Ireland including site acquisition and development of its first outlet store in Ireland.
  • Acting for Ardstone in the sale of a portfolio of large development sites to Glenveagh.
  • Advising easyHotel on its establishment in Ireland including site acquisition and development.


Chambers & Partners, 2019

"He is bright and relaxed in his approach, though attentive to the job in hand and protective of the client's interests at all times. He is also very responsive and accessible,"

Legal 500, 2019

Tom is a “Recommended Lawyer”.

Speaking Engagements & Teaching

  • Member of Law Society Conveyancing Committee.
  • Tom also speaks on real estate topics at MHC events, and presents to clients and intermediaries on various topical real estate matters.
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Areas of Expertise

Real Estate Law Data Centres

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Ireland


University College Dublin, BBLS