Licensing Laws

O’Brien Lynam Solicitors have a proven track record acting for Publicans, Hotel Groups, Supermarkets, Convenience Stores and Restaurants in Licensing matters.

In addition O’Brien Lynam has acted in the purchase and disposals of Licensed Premises as well as acting for financial institutions in the finance of same.


For further information on Licensing Law Services please contact Raphoe Collins or Naomi Mullally on +353 1 678 7446.

We have considerable expertise in the following matters:

  • Seven Day Ordinary On Licences for pubs
  • Special Exemptions, music and singing, dancing licences
  • Wine Retailers On Licence for restaurants
  • Restaurant Certificates for restaurants, bars and public houses
  • Special Restaurant Certificates
  • Retailers off Licences
  • Extensions and variations of licensed areas
  • Renewals, complaints and prosecutions
  • Festivals licensing and bar agreements
  • Annual renewal for Liquor Licences
  • Gaming and Lottery Licences