Legal Assistants

Niamh Welland

Niamh Welland has been working with Cantillons Solicitors since January 1999. She works as a Legal Assistant with Ernest Cantillon in the Firm's Litigation Department.   Niamh first commenced work in the legal arena in 1981.
Niamh is a highly efficient Legal Assistant, with extensive knowledge of the legal landscape. She has extensive experience and understanding of Court procedures and  precedents.  She is a strong team player, has a high personal integrity, is highly articulate, confident, and capable of motivating and communicating to achieve exceptional performance within a team environment.   Niamh has the ability to communicate complex sensitive information in an understandable form to clients.   Niamh has an excellent attention to detail with the ability to prioritise.


  • Involved in cases of litigation and monitoring the running of a file, keeping in mind time limits and the like.
  • Prepare and process legal documents and papers, such as Summonses, Affidavits, Motions, Subpoenas etc.
  • Preparing and arrange for delivery of legal correspondence to clients, witnesses, and court officials.



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