Meet Our Team:

Adams Donnelly Solicitors LLP offers a common sense approach to legal advice based on providing its clients with a personal, friendly and professional service in all areas of law. Our practice is based in Carrigaline, Co Cork and strives to ensure its clients are provided with tailored advice to meet their needs. At Adams Donnelly Solicitors LLP our goal is to ensure that all of our client’s receive focused, personal and professional advice at all times and we pride ourselves on our accessibility.
<strong><h1>Macaire Adams</strong></h1>

Macaire Adams

Having worked for many years overseas in a commercial setting Macaire returned to Cork where she trained and has practised in this jurisdiction since 2001. Macaire has wide and varied experience having worked in a well-known legal firm in Cork City specialising in litigation and criminal matters and thereafter in one of the largest provincial firms in Ireland dealing with all areas of litigation and family law.

Macaire has vast experience in general practice with a known speciality in Personal Injury Litigation, Family Law and Equity disputes. Macaire has a keen interest in building cases and has successfully acted in construction disputes, mediations and arbitrations.

Macaire regularly appears in the District, Circuit and High Court and she has successfully advised on multiple complex cases involving Medical Negligence, Commercial matters, Construction Disputes, Divorce and separation.

A member of the West Cork Bar Association, Macaire has a client base that expands as far as the North of Ireland.

Macaire Adams



<strong><h1>Deirdre Cooper</strong></h1>

Deirdre Cooper

Deirdre Cooper qualified with an honours degree in Law from University College Cork. Thereafter, Deirdre attended The Law Society of Ireland, Blackhall Place and was admitted to the Roll of Solicitor with the Law Society of Ireland in 2002.

Deirdre specialises in all areas of conveyancing including private residential sales, purchases and re-mortgages, landlord and tenant law, commercial conveyancing involving commercial leases, sales, purchases and refinancing.

With a particular interest in the areas of Probate and Administration of Estates Deirdre has extensive experience administering Estates and the drafting of Wills, Enduring Powers of Attorney and Wards of Court Applications. Deirdre, a native of Cork City, and has a wide network of clients from across the province.

Deirdre Cooper




We know that it is extremely important for you to understand the advice we are giving and the cost of that advice. At Adams Donnelly Solicitors we ensure that we are clear when communicating with our clients and that we are transparent in our billing so that you know where you stand at all times.


With extensive experience and an intricate understanding of the law and legal procedures, the practice will ensure that you benefit from its knowledge base and sound application of the law.


Adams Donnelly Solicitors provides practical, sensible and easy to understand legal advice to all its clients whether private or corporate. We take a client focused approach to problems and utilising our knowledge and experience strive to find practical solutions for our clients.

If you have a question about our practice then contact us at 021 491 9440. Alternatively click the button below and fill out our contact form to get an initial opinion on your individual case and a idea of costs involved.

Adams Donnelly Solicitors LLP

Lower Kilmoney Road,
County Cork.

Eircode: P43 E894

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Call: 021 491 9440

E-mail: reception@mcadams.ie


From Cork city centre, head south on Grand Parade/N22 toward St Augustine St & continue to follow R848 for 0.4 Km onto S Mall/R610. Turn right onto Parnell Pl & continue onto Anglesea St/R610. Turn left onto Old Station Road & after 2.4 Km, turn right onto South Link Road/N27.
Take the ramp to N25/East & after 2.6 Km take the exit toward Rochestown/R610/Carrigaline & continue onto N28 for 1.1 Km. At the Shannon Park Roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Cork Rd/R611 & after 1.5 Km at the roundabout, take the 2nd exit & stay on Cork Rd/R611. Go through 2 roundabouts & the destination will be on the right.