MeltedSnowArchitects is the architecture firm of Jim Lawler MRIAI, founded in Dublin in 2003. MSA provides a full range of Architect's services from initial design to site completion specialising in residential projects in the Dublin area.

Jim Lawler is a graduate of Bolton Street DIT and has 25 years post grad experience, 6 of which were spent working on large scale commercial and residential projects for OMP Architects and HJLyons and Partners. Since setting up MSA, Jim has designed and supervised several residential projects with a focus on contemporary, sustainable design. Many of MSA's projects have been featured in House & Home Magazine, The Irish Times Weekend Magazine, Sunday Times Home Supplement and Construct Ireland amongst others. In October 2009, one of MSA's projects was featured on 'About The House' on RTE 1.

In March 2010, MSA was awarded the prestigious 'Green Residential Building Award' for an extension to a house in Dublin 8.

MSA promotes contemporary, sensible, energy efficient design.

Jim has completed the following RIAI CPD courses:

1. NZEB and TGD Part L Dwellings 2020
2. NZEB and Airtightness
3. Airtightness and active moisture management
4. Building Fabric Design – Compliant & Best Practice for dwellings
5. Designing Low-Energy Domestic Refurbs
6. CPD Road Show: Part L

260 South Circular Road, Dublin 8
Ph: 086-8431528