Advice / Tips

Leave Your Gift For The Future, Leave A Legacy

This My Legacy Week, Eoin O’Gorman Solicitors ask you to support Irish charities by considering leaving a legacy gift in your will, after you have taken care of your family and loved ones.  We support My Legacy, an umbrella group of over 50 Irish charities who work together to highlight how important it is […]

By |October 24th, 2017|Categories: Advice / Tips, Probate/Wills||0 Comments

FACE YOUR FEARS AND MAKE A WILL

As Halloween approaches you might want to stop and think about what frightens you: whether ghosts and ghouls or monsters and mice, we all have our fears.  For many it is a fear of facing their own mortality.  This might explain that while most adults no longer check for monsters under the bed, few […]

By |October 13th, 2017|Categories: Advice / Tips, Probate/Wlls||0 Comments

10 UNBELIEVABLE INTERNATIONAL LAWS!

With the May bank-holiday fast approaching and the June bank holiday hot on its heels we thought it prudent to offer a list of do’s and do not’s if you plan on taking a holiday.

Vicks inhalers are forbidden in Japan

In Japan, over-the-counter allergy/sinus medications that contain the ingredient pseudoephedrine such as Vicks inhalers […]

EOIN O’GORMAN SOLICITORS AND CAROLINE O’CONNOR SOLICITORS JOIN FORCES

EOIN O’GORMAN SOLICITORS are delighted to announce that Caroline O’Connor Solicitor and staff have joined their practice in their new offices at Crescent Quay, Wexford. Caroline is an experienced general practice solicitor, well known throughout the county, having had her own business at Cornmarket for the past 35 years.

Commenting on the announcement Eoin O’Gorman […]

By |February 21st, 2017|Categories: Advice / Tips, Local News, News|Tags: , |0 Comments

What Will Happen If I Become Unable to Manage My Own Affairs?

We all take it for granted that we can make our own decisions about the issues that affect our lives. However, we can lose that capacity to make our own decisions. Alzheimer’s, Dementia and failing health are just some of the increasingly common scenarios.   Dementia affects more than 48 million people around the world […]

“BEST WILL WEEK” MON 2ND-FRI 6TH NOV ’15

Make your will with Eoin O’Gorman Solicitors during ‘BEST WILL WEEK’ between Monday 2nd – Friday 6th November 2015.

We are delighted to be participating in “Best Will Week” again this year.  Eoin O’Gorman Solicitors have teamed up with MyLegacy.ie and we are offering a great opportunity for you to update or make a new […]

By |October 22nd, 2015|Categories: Advice / Tips, Local News, News||0 Comments

Guardians vs Godparents

I’m often asked by clients whether the selection of Godparents for their children is the same as naming legal guardians for their children. The answer is “no.”
Guardians and Godparents are entirely different roles. The former is a legally recognized position and the latter is a ceremonial title significant only in religious and cultural right.
A […]

TIPS FOR BUYING A PROPERTY

Run the numbers. Put together a financial plan to determine whether you can really afford to buy. After all, just because it’s a good time to purchase a home doesn’t mean it’s a good time for YOU to buy. It’s important to understand how much you can afford and whether home ownership might preclude […]

Tips on Making a Will

A WILL is a declaration of what a person wishes to be done with his estate after his death. The person making the declaration is the testator/testatrix. Dying intestate – without a will – means your estate will be distributed subject to the “laws of intestacy”.
Before making a will give the matter some serious […]

By |September 30th, 2014|Categories: Advice / Tips, News, Probate/Wills||0 Comments