Marguerite Buckley obtained a BCL from University College Cork in 1993 and has been practising law since. She completed her training with Michael Purcell and Sons Solicitors in Macroom, Co. Cork and then proceeded to gain experience with larger firms before establishing Buckley & Company Solicitors in Mullingar, Co. Westmeath in 2000.

Professional Development

Marguerite is dedicated to elevating her professional profile and accordingly she has membership with the following legal bodies:

  • The Law Society of Ireland
  • Faculty of Notaries Public (Governing Council member)
  • The Midland Bar Association
  • The Dublin Solicitors Bar Association

Lecturing and Public Presentations

Lecturing and teaching is another area that Marguerite is passionate about. An engaging public speaker, she has lectured on the Accounting Technicians Courses of Business and Company Law.

Marguerite has specialised in Employment Law and in 2014 she was appointed an external Adjudicator with the Workplace Relations Commission (WRC). She has continued to lecture on employment law and has lectured at the Law Society of Ireland, The Midlands Bar Association and the WRC.


Carmel is our longest-serving member of staff and has worked for Buckley and Company since 2001.

Carmel has extensive practical experience in the areas of probate, wills and decision support arrangements including Enduring Powers of Attorney (EPA), Decision making representation orders and Advanced Healthcare directives.


Emma has worked for Buckley and Company since 2003 and qualified as a legal executive in 2018.

She is a member of The Irish Institute of Legal Executives.

Emma has extensive practical experience in the areas of conveyancing and landlord and tenant matters.

She is responsible for the practicalities of progressing a given legal transaction and assisting the solicitors in the firm.