Maria specialises in Personal Injury and heads up our Wills & Probate Department. She prides herself on helping clients navigate challenging situations through legal solutions.
Maria advises exclusively on private client matters in the areas of Personal Injuries, Wills, Probate and Enduring Powers of Attorney and Professional Negligence claims in connection with such areas.
Maria is a Committee Member of the Law Society of Ireland’s Professional Indemnity Insurance Committee, a Committee Member of the Dublin Solicitors Bar Association Litigation Committee, a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) and Solicitors for the Elderly. Maria is also a lecturer on the STEP Diploma and has published many articles in her areas of specialism.
Maria joined Tracey Solicitors LLP in 2011, after seven years working for another Dublin-based legal firm. Prior to this Maria attended Trinity College Dublin where she completed a law degree before attending the Law Society of Ireland. Since qualification Maria has completed the STEP diploma and a diploma in Leadership with the Irish Management Institute.
Outside of office hours, she is constantly on the lookout for new experiences – especially when it comes to health and fitness – and is a regular hiker, spinner and yoga enthusiast.
Everything was explained in a language I could understand. Maria made an experience I was not looking forward to pleasant.
The service was fast, efficient and a pleasant experience. I would highly recommend Tracey Solicitors LLP and Maria.
Excellent. Maria kept me informed of progress all the time. Very efficient.
First class professional legal advice provided by Maria Lakes.