Michael is a Partner in A&L Goodbody's Employment Law Group. He advises domestic and international employers across a wide range of sectors on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious employment law and industrial relations matters. He provides employers with prompt and pragmatic advice on compliance with their legal obligations, the conduct of internal HR processes and the termination of employment. He also advises employers on data protection law and corporate immigration.
Michael has considerable experience of defending employers in complex employment litigation before the WRC, Labour Court and High Court. He also has particular expertise in advising on the employment aspects of corporate transactions and outsourcings.
"Recommended lawyer." (Legal 500 2019, 2018)
"Absolutely excellent." (Legal 500 2018)
"Admire his response rate, availability and straight-talking approach." (Chambers Europe 2017)
"Admired for his labour law knowledge…he is extremely reliable and always available." (Chambers Europe 2016)
Michael is a member of the Employment Law Association of Ireland and the Employment Lawyers Association (UK).