Mr Duncan Inverarity > A&L Goodbody LLP > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

A&L Goodbody LLP
D01 H104

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Duncan is Head of A&L Goodbody’s Employment Law Group and has practiced exclusively in the area of employment law and industrial relations in multiple jurisdictions. Duncan advises public and private sector employers on both contentious and non-contentious matters. He advises Board rooms across Ireland and abroad on strategic and complex employment and industrial relations matters. Duncan also specialises in crisis management for clients and has advised on some of the most high profile corporate issues in Ireland. Duncan regularly appears for clients in the Workplace Relations Commission, the Circuit Court, the High Court, the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court. Duncan also acts for partnerships in mediated settlements and in proceedings in the High Court.


Duncan has co-authored “Employment Law in Ireland” and has written articles for specialist legal publications. He regularly speaks at conferences on employment and industrial relations matters for organisations such as the Law Society and other professional bodies. Duncan was involved in the establishment of the Law Society Employment Law diploma. He lectures this course as well as on the Law Society of Ireland’s Professional Practice courses. Duncan is a member of the European Employment Lawyers’ Association and the Employment Lawyers Association of Ireland.

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A&L Goodbody LLP‘s practice covers the gamut of employment work, which includes handling TUPE transactions and redundancies, as well as disputes involving claims of unfair dismissal and discrimination. The team has also recently been instructed in a number of crisis management matters by firms facing serious and high-profile allegations of misconduct. The highly experienced Duncan Inverarity is the head of the practice. Michael Doyle is described by clients as ‘very practical’ and ‘a fantastic partner to our business’. Of counsel Noeleen Meehan and senior associate Tríona Sugrue are also recommended.