Theresa Kiely



Commercial Property, Commercial Lending


Theresa has a wide ranging experience in commercial property law in particular in the area of acquisitions and disposals of commercial property, receivership and liquidation acquisitions and disposals, the establishment of property holding vehicles and Landlord and Tenant matters.

Theresa also advises on the property aspects of renewable energy projects and mergers and acquisitions and on the day-to-day management of property portfolios and shopping centres.

Theresa has experience in carrying out due diligence in connection with property and loan portfolios, preparing title reports and advising on the rectification of title defects.

Theresa’s clients have included Irish and Australian financial institutions, pension funds, private companies, private clients, an approved housing trust, receivers, trustees of regulated schemes, Government owned corporations, overseas investors, international and domestic retailers and the owners of significant retail investments.

Prior to joining Shields Sadleir LLP in 2019, Theresa worked in Sydney, Australia as a senior associate solicitor in the commercial property department of a leading global law firm. Prior to that role, Theresa trained and worked for several years in Dublin as a commercial property solicitor in one of Ireland’s leading corporate law firms.


University College Cork (BCL (Hons) International)

Law Society of Ireland, (Diploma in Finance Law)




Law Society of Ireland