Ronan McLoughlin


About Ronan

Ronan is a partner with particular focus on all matters related to property and private client matters and advises also on commercial law. Ronan re-joined Gallagher Shatter as partner in 2015 having previously spent almost ten years as a Partner in the Commercial Property department of one of Ireland’s largest law firms.


Ronan has vast experience and expertise in all aspects of both commercial and residential property. Ronan represents occupiers and owners, vendors and purchasers on all matters relating to sales and purchase, and leasing / landlord and tenant issues.


Ronan also advises on real estate aspects of mergers and acquisitions and has also advised banks on property aspects of acquisition, financing and disposals of windfarms and other energy related operations.


Ronan works with domestic and international clients, and state and semi-state bodies, in advising on all their property related needs, including acquisitions and disposals, ongoing property management and landlord and tenant.


Ronan has also advised developers of residential and commercial mixed use schemes re acquisition, estate / scheme set-up, disposals (by sale or lease).


He acted in some of largest property transactions in the State at height of boom and acted for tenants in some of biggest office lettings in subsequent years.


Ronan has also assisted with editing and drafting of chapters in Laffoy’s precedents relating to family law conveyancing.



  • Advised large multi-national on sale and leaseback of significant regional office development

  • Advised bank / receiver on sale of large regional shopping centre, apartment and office development

  • Advised university on development of new mixed use educational and commercial facility in Dublin City Centre

  • Advised the vendors in one of the largest property transactions in the history of the State

  • Advised large UK restaurant multiples on their establishment and expansion of operations in Ireland

  • Advised UK based TV and broadband operator in largest office letting at its time in Dublin



Ranked in Band 2 in Chambers Directory for Irish Real Estate.

Member of Dubin Solicitors Bar Association Property Committee



Regular Tutor and lecturer in Law Society property training modules and CPD

Lectures Property module of SCSI/DIT Higher Certificate in Property & Facility Management and has also contributed lectures as part of the SCSI’s CPD programme

Ronan has also delivered lectures to various industry bodies as part of their ongoing CPD requirements.

BCL (UCD) 1992, Dip. Eur. Law (UCD), Diploma in Property Tax (Law Society)