Welcome to Berkeley Solicitors

We are a niche legal practice firm offering specialized expertise in the areas of Irish and EU Immigration Law.

The firm was started in October 2016 by Karen Berkeley after she had gained twelve years experience working in the areas of asylum and immigration law.  Berkeley Solicitors provides extensive legal services to clients from start to finish of the immigration process in Ireland. We understand the immigration process is often complicated and stressful for our clients. We carefully listen to our clients wishes, and their aspirations for our service. We provide straightforward and practical advice. We work respectfully with the government authorities on our client’s behalf. We aim to facilitate the best resolution for our clients as efficiently as possible.

We believe that our expertise in the immigration law area will benefit clients who are looking for a professional, experienced and efficient legal representation at competitive costs.

The Immigration Blog

MINISTER FOR JUSTICE ANSWERS PARLIAMENTARY QUESTION RELATING TO DELAY IN PROCESSING TIME FOR CITIZENSHIP APPLICATIONS

Many of our clients are currently experiencing considerable delays in the processing and determination of their applications for Irish citizenship.  On 8th October 2020, Danny Healy-Rae TD put a parliamentary question to Minister for Justice, asking her to confirm the current waiting time for the processing of citizenship applications, as well as the measures being taken to deal with the backlog of applications.

IMPORTANT SUPREME COURT JUDGEMENT ON REVOCATION OF IRISH CITIZENSHIP

The Supreme Court have made an important judgement in Ali Charaf Damache v the Minister for Justice and Equality relating to the constitutionality of Section 19 of the Irish Naturalisation and Citizenship Act 1956,  which governs revocation of citizenship obtained through Naturalisation.  

Welcome to Berkeley Solicitors

We are a niche legal practice firm offering specialized expertise in the areas of Irish and EU immigration law.

The firm was started in September 2016 by Karen Berkeley after she had gained twelve years experience working in the areas of asylum and immigration law.  Berkeley Solicitors provides extensive legal services to clients from start to finish of the immigration process in Ireland. We understand the immigration process is often complicated and stressful for our clients. We carefully listen to our clients wishes, and their aspirations for our service. We provide straightforward and practical advices. We work respectfully with the government authorities on our client’s behalf. We aim to facilitate the best resolution for our clients as efficiently as possible.

We believe that our expertise in the immigration law area will benefit clients who are looking for a professional, experienced and efficient legal representation at competitive costs.

The Immigration Blog

MINISTER FOR JUSTICE ANSWERS PARLIAMENTARY QUESTION RELATING TO DELAY IN PROCESSING TIME FOR CITIZENSHIP APPLICATIONS

Many of our clients are currently experiencing considerable delays in the processing and determination of their applications for Irish citizenship.  On 8th October 2020, Danny Healy-Rae TD put a parliamentary question to Minister for Justice, asking her to confirm the current waiting time for the processing of citizenship applications, as well as the measures being taken to deal with the backlog of applications.

IMPORTANT SUPREME COURT JUDGEMENT ON REVOCATION OF IRISH CITIZENSHIP

The Supreme Court have made an important judgement in Ali Charaf Damache v the Minister for Justice and Equality relating to the constitutionality of Section 19 of the Irish Naturalisation and Citizenship Act 1956,  which governs revocation of citizenship obtained through Naturalisation.  

Get in touch

Our offices are located at 71 Amiens Street, Dublin 1