About Us

Aylmer Solicitors is a small personable law firm which offers a wide diversity of services for Private and Commercial Clients.

Grainne Aylmer has twenty years experience dealing in all of these areas and is happy to deliver a personable efficient service which allows the client to relax and let the firm do the work. Our client’s are confident that the transaction will run fluidly from beginning to end and they will be kept appraised of all matters.

The firm offers a personable and friendly delivery of an efficient service dealing in all the practical areas of private practice, in an easy accessible environment. Aylmer Solicitors is in Carlow Gateway Business Centre which offers free parking and facilities for the elderly and incapacitated.


Grainne Aylmer

Grainne Aylmer


Gráinne Aylmer celebrates her 18th year in practice as the principal solicitor in Aylmer Solicitors with over 20 years experience in all of the practical areas of private practice. She brings to her practice unique skills in dealing with people during all aspects of their lives and careers and her background in both law and Business provides her with a solid knowledge base and has assisted her with the day to day challenges of running her own business.

Grainne has also gathered business experience dealing with developers and license holders in the expansion of their business through sales of residential property and expansions of licensed premises.

 “With emphasis on relationship building and ensuring our clients know that we are behind them every step of the way, and we can expertly guide them from initial instructions through to resolution of the issue”.

Katya Atkinson

Katya Atkinson


Katya graduated from Trinity College in 2017 and qualified as a solicitor in 2021. She spent a year studying international law at University of Helsinki in Finland. Katya completed her solicitor training and the Chartered Tax Advisor exams in the Private Clients department with Deloitte Ireland LLP and did her secondment in general practice experience with Grainne in Aylmer Solicitors. On qualification, Katya joined the tax Department in a leading Dublin law firm, A&L Goodbody LLP where she gained experience in advising both Irish and International companies on all aspects of tax.

In January 2023, Katya returned to Aylmer Solicitors and advises in the areas of conveyancing, probate, Enduring Powers of Attorney, drafting of wills, trusts and estate planning.

Katya enjoys client centred work and is committed to advising her clients to a high standard whilst ensuring her clients receive a personal and comprehensive service.