About Us

Irish Legal Guide provides a practical and comprehensive guide to law, tax, regulation and legislation in the Republic of Ireland. It explains the law in practical and comprehensible terms. It also presents the relevant legislation, case law and other legal sources, should the user wish to explore the particular topic further.

Irish Legal Guide will be of interest to legal practitioners, businesses, and private individuals. It covers the traditional areas of law as practised by legal professionals, together with taxation, governmental regulation, public and social services.

Irish Legal Guide is the first Encyclopaedia of Irish law.In its complete form (which has been written and is being edited), its content will be the equivalent of over 20,000 textbook pages with over 100,000 pages of legislation, case law and other material on Irish law arranged and indexed in a readily understandable thematic format. 

The principal areas of law relevant to business and trading are now available. New areas are being added every few weeks. Sections dealing in detail with Intellectual Property, Competiton, Tax, Real Property, Tort and Dispute Resolution will be added in the coming months as editing is completed.

Please use the "Our Services" tab or the “Library” tab in order to explore and read our content. The subject matter is arranged thematically with detailed articles on each topic.

Open the tabs in each subject area to show the chapters which cover that area. Each chapter has fully indexed pages and a library of legal sources relevant to the matters covered.   

The “Subscribe” tab allows the user to register and complete a subscription through Stripe, one of the world's leading online payments provider. Each user may take a once off one-week free trial subscription, which requires registration only.  

Irish Legal Guide is a trading name of Legal Guide Limited, which is a private limited liability company incorporated in Ireland. 

Irish Legal Guide has been written by Paul McMahon, who has been a practising solicitor (Ireland) for over 25 years. He has also practised as an England and Wales solicitor for many years and is admitted as an Attorney in New York State. He is a Chartered Tax Adviser and Qualified Financial Advisor. He also holds qualifications in banking, compliance and finance.

Registered office: Dublin D13 F658, Ireland

Directors: Paul McMahon and Alison Willoughby