Shane Dowling LL.B. is the Principal of Direct Law Solicitors based in Skerries Co. Dublin, and also a new office in Balbriggan, Co. Dublin qualified as a solicitor and Commissioner for Oaths in Ireland in 1992, and is licensed by The Chief Justice of Ireland as a Notary Public for Counties Dublin, Meath, Kildare and Wicklow.
He is also qualified to practice in England and Wales. Shane is one of the first solicitors to be licensed by the Insolvency Service of Ireland to act as a Personal Insolvency Practitioner (PIP), and is the only solicitor PIP in this part of the country.
Before setting up Direct Law Solicitors Shane was a partner in one of the largest law firms in north County Dublin. In addition to advising clients in relation to their options under the new Insolvency regime, Shane advises on all areas of general practice, with particular emphasis on personal injuries litigation, employment law, wills and estate planning, probate and property.