Claire Colfer

Claire Colfer

Senior Associate

 + 353 1 691 5915

Claire is a senior associate in the Mortgage Litigation Department of OSM Partners.

She has extensive experience in mortgage litigation, loan book sales, title and security reviews, title rectification, professional indemnity cases and sales of recovered properties. She has acted on behalf of many of the country’s major lending institutions in addition to venture capital funds and receivers.

Prior to joining OSM, Claire spent ten years in general practice and has acted on behalf of a range of corporate clients in relation to debt recovery, commercial site development, business transfers, intellectual property matters and various types of litigation. She has also acted for private clients in relation to a wide range of matters including probate, employment disputes, family law and conveyancing.

Claire also has experience in corporate governance with a particular focus on the community, voluntary and charitable sector. She has provided legal advice to various organisations in this sector, and has held a variety of voluntary governance and oversight related roles for national and international organisations within this sector.

Claire has been a volunteer with FLAC (Free Legal Advice Centres) since 2013.


Certificate in Banking Law and Practice, Law Society of Ireland2012
Professional Practice Course, Law Society of Ireland2007
LLB (Hons), Trinity College, Dublin



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