Daragh O’Donovan


01 637 6200

About Daragh O’Donovan

Daragh is a partner in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department with a particular focus on the construction industry, insolvency, complex debt recovery and landlord and tenant disputes. Daragh has extensive experience preparing for and running lengthy Commercial Court trials and large scale discovery, including e-discovery. Daragh has also developed a substantial practice in debt recovery matters and acts for management companies, landlords, lending institutions and retail businesses in assisting with their debt recovery. He has also recently acted in a number of high-profile insolvency actions. Daragh acts for and advises building companies and contractors in the prosecution and defence of pyrite related litigation. Most recently, he acted in the prosecution of a high profile pyrite related action which ultimately went before the Court of Justice of the European Union in 2015.


Daragh graduated from University College Dublin in 2005 with a Bachelor of Commerce. Daragh was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in Ireland in 2009.

Professional Memberships

  • Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
  • Law Society of Ireland

Client Testimonials

I cannot let today go without saying a big thank you for all your help over the last 5 years. I have found that it has been a battle all the way and your help and assistance, not only in legal matters but in adding a sane voice/calm head has been invaluable. Your good humor, tenacity and patience has not gone unnoticed by our company, and in particular the Chairman, me! We will have no hesitation in recommending you and Orpen Franks services to anyone going forward! Thanks

Contact Us


Orpen Franks Solicitors

28 & 30 Burlington Road, Dublin 4, Ireland

Telephone: +353 1 637 6200

Facsimile: +353 1 637 6262

Email: law@orpenfranks.ie