Matthew Johnston

Managing Partner / Solicitor

Matthew was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 1996 & became a Partner in 1998. With a B.A. in Economics & Law, Matthew possesses a strong interest in business & finance.

In 2023, Matthew completed a Diploma in Trust & Estate Planning with STEP Ireland & The Law Society of Ireland.

Matthew's expertise covers a range of areas:

- Probate & Administration of Estates
- Wills, Trusts & Estate (Tax) Planning
- Property Litigation & Equity Matters
- Conveyancing & Property Law
- Private Client and law for the elderly
- Capacity and Assisted Decision Making Law

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"Matt, thank you for all your help through a difficult time for us. We really appreciate it."

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Nooney & Dowdall LLP is a firm of solicitors dedicated to providing you with legal advice, representation, & client service to the very highest standard.

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Our History

Founded in 1877, Nooney & Dowdall LLP Solicitors continues to provide advice & representation to the highest standards.

Over 147 years later, our solicitors in Mullingar, Co. Westmeath enhance these core values when delivering results for clients. Evolving over time to continue to provide advice & representation to the highest standards.

Our Mission

Delivering professional advice & personal service to the highest standard, meeting & exceeding on clients expectations.


While based in Mullingar, Co. Westmeath, we help clients across Ireland & many diverse parts of the world.

Our Values


Feel heard & valued. With us, you're not just another case; you're part of our family.

We listen, we understand, & we dedicate ourselves to addressing your unique needs.


Speak directly with the experts. At Nooney & Dowdall LLP, you're always the priority.

No middlemen, no runarounds, just expert advice whenever you need it.


Stay informed at every stage. We believe in clear, honest communication.

You'll always know where you stand, what we're doing for you, & why.


At Nooney & Dowdall LLP Solicitors, we deliver tailored solutions to private & commercial clients across a wide range of practice areas. Discover how we can help you:

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“I can’t begin to thank you enough for all the hard work that you have done for us. We really appreciate everything & so grateful, that with your guidance, we also got a very favourable outcome.”


– DAN F (Mullingar)


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Issued by the Legal Quality Standards of Ireland, we continue to hold the Gold Standard Award, receiving 90% + for the last 10 years.

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