Karen Curtin – Legal Assistant

We were delighted when Karen Curtin joined the practice in February 2013. Karen is from Shannon, Co. Clare and has a Degree in Business Studies, but also several Diplomas to include a Diploma in Legal Studies and Business Studies with Computer Applications. Karen worked for Ulster Bank, Head Office, as a Deputy Team Leader for 8 years before joining the practice and Karen’s background in banking has made her an invaluable addition to the business.

Emma Garrihy – Legal Assistant

Emma Garrihy is from Ennistymon, Co. Clare. She graduated with a Higher Certificate in Business and Marketing Management from the Limerick Institute of Technology in 2010, and completed a course in Office Skills at the Ennis College of Further Education in 2011. She worked for several years in Perth in Western Australia, in the State Solicitor’s Office, as a legal assistant, providing extensive administrative support to 9 solicitors, mainly in the area of civil litigation. On her return to Ireland in July 2015, she commenced employment with Carmody and Company. Emma works closely with Sharon Curley, Solicitor.

Niamh Madden - Legal Assistant

Niamh Madden is from Scariff, Co. Clare and joined the practice in 2017. Niamh has a Diploma in Tourism and Business Studies and a Certificate in Travel and Tourism. She has worked for many years in customer services and administration. She is the immediate face of Carmody and Company Solicitors, and is acutely aware of how difficult it can be for first time clients calling or attending at the offices of any legal practice. Many of the areas in which we practice are sensitive and stressful, and Niamh strives to ensure that the initial introductions to our firm are handled with the appropriate level of professionalism, sensitivity, discretion and friendliness.