About us

Conways Solicitors are a young and energetic firm based in the heart of Cork City. We pride ourselves on providing an efficient and informed service in a clear and approachable manner for our clients.
All initial consultations are on a no-fee basis without obligation toward the office. We will try and accommodate the client as best we can as to when suits the client to meet with us.

Contact us

Conway House, 35 South Terrace, Cork
+353 21 490 10 00
(m) +353 87 679 34 78

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Latest News

ILO 188 Marine Notice 42 of 2019

ILO 188 Introduction Marine Notice 42 of 2019 has implemented ILO 188 as of the 15th of November 2019. ILO 188 entitles all fishermen to written terms and conditions of...read more

The Health and Safety Authority and the Fishing Industry

The Health and Safety Authority and the Fishing Industry by Dermot Conway In recent times I have been increasingly involved in the Health and Safety Authority (HAS) inspections following accidents...read more

Date Set for Porcupine Bank Closure Judicial Review

It has been confirmed that the court case brought by fishermen Pat Fitzpatrick and Michael Flannery will be heard in full starting on the 1st May 2018 for four days....read more

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Meet us

dermotconway Dermot Conway is the Managing Partner of Conways Solicitors. Dermot is a graduate of University College Cork, Ireland and holds two degrees; Commerce (BComm) and Law (BCL). He qualified as a Solicitor in 2000 and has specialised in Maritime Law since that time. Dermot has represented Clients in every Court in Ireland in relation to maritime matters.

He is a member of the Irish Maritime Law Association.His areas of practise include the defence of Sea Fishing trawlers that are detained for Sea Fishing offences, Salvage, dumping at Sea Legislation, Insurance Claims, Collisions at Sea and Ship arrest and release for contract debt and dispute. He also advises on the Merchant Shipping Acts as well as acting locally for P&I Clubs.