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The Law Agent’s Office provides professional legal services in a manner which is prompt, clear and technically correct and which is both practical and cost effective and which supports the mission and strategic objectives of Cork City Council.  The Law Agent and her department work in collaboration with the City Council departments in ensuring that at all times the practice of the law is observed.

Mission Statement

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The purpose of the Law Agent’s Office is to provide professional legal services in a manner which is prompt, clear and technically correct and which is both practical and cost effective and which supports the mission and strategic objectives of Cork City Council.

Contact Us

Office Opening Hours: 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m., Monday to Friday, excluding public holidays.

ckc-phone-icon-58w.jpg Telephone (021) 492 4222
Fax  (021) 496 6220

ckc-typewriter-icon-58w.jpgThe Law Agent's Office, Room 212, Cork City Council, City Hall, Anglesea Street, Cork.

ckc-email-icon-58w.jpg Email: law@corkcity.ie

Customer Information

Details of Contributions towards Administrative Costs of Law Agent's Office

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Frequently Asked Questions

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Our Services

The Office is engaged in a wide area of professional legal services for the City Council. These include:

  • Conveyancing, property and Landlord and Tenant services.
  • Court Appearances and Advocacy.
  • Representation of City Council before Local Public Inquiries, Tribunals and Arbitrations.
  • Legal support for Social Housing Programme and Planning and Development Policy.
  • Code Enforcement Litigation in Planning, Dangerous Structure, Fire Safety, Building Control, Litter and other statutory codes;
  • Construction Law and Contracts (both housing and civil);
  • Environmental law services;
  • Parking and Traffic Courts;
  • Commercial matters and contracts;
  • Recreation, Amenity and Cultural Programme support;
  • Revenue Collection.