About Us

Friel Stafford is a niche firm specialising in five distinct areas:

  1. Corporate Recovery & Insolvency
  2. Personal Insolvency and Bankruptcy
  3. Forensic Accountants & Expert Witness
  4. Corporate Finance
  5. Audit and Tax


The firm was set up in 1994 by Jim Stafford purely as a niche Corporate Recovery & Insolvency boutique.  Over the years we have developed our expertise in Forensic Accounting, Corporate Finance, Audit and Tax with the development of special in-house teams.

Over the past 24 years we have advised firms in every sector and have built up unrivalled expertise. We have specialist teams to service and advise specific sectors including:

  • Banks and Financial Institutuions
  • Property Services
  • Health Care Management Solutions
  • Hotel and Hospitality Solutions
  • Pubs & Clubs
  • Waste Managment
  • Haulage Sector
  • Motor Industry
  • Retail Solutions

The firm was founded with the mission of offering a positive commercial approach to business problems, and we aim to bring added value to all of the services which we provide.

Tom Murray joined the firm in 2003 and was made partner in 2008. The firm become incorporated on 30 June 2017. Friel Stafford is a Registered Trade Name of Friel Stafford Financial Services Limited.  Company Registration Number: 601577.  Registered Office: 44 Fitzwilliam Place, Dublin 2  Ireland.  Directors: Jim Stafford, Tom Murray and Andrew Hendrick

We are members of GGI Geneva Group International, who are a worldwide alliance of well-established and experienced accounting, consulting and law firms that are committed to providing clients with specialist solutions for their international business requirements.

Friel Stafford services are director led, relationship driven, focused on the long term needs of clients, flexible in terms of approach whilst we never compromise on quality of service. This, we believe, is what separates us from other firms.

For further information please contact Jim Stafford, Tom Murray or Andrew Hendrick on 01 661 4066 or jim.stafford@frielstafford.ie tom.murray@frielstafford.ie or andrrew.hendrick@frielstafford.ie