Emily Sexton > Comyn Kelleher Tobin LLP > Cork, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

Comyn Kelleher Tobin LLP

Work Department

Healthcare & Employment


Partner in the firm’s Litigation and Employment Departments


Emily practises primarily in the healthcare area in the defence of clinical negligence proceedings, employer liability claims and public liability claims. Emily also advises employers in both the public and private sector in relation to employment matters to include legislative obligations and dealing with employment hearings. 

Prior to joining CKT, Emily practised as a Dispute Resolution Solicitor with a number of well-known firms managing a variety of cases including professional negligence matters, employment law, commercial litigation, contract disputes and land disputes.


  • Member of the Roll of Solicitors, Law Society of Ireland
  • Member of the Southern Law Association


  • B.C.L. (University College Cork)
  • Diploma in Employment Law (Law Society of Ireland)
  • CEDR Accredited Mediator

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Employment

Cork-based law firm Comyn Kelleher Tobin LLP specialises in providing employment advice to public sector bodies, particularly the Health Services Executive. The practice handles contentious matters such as discrimination, penalisation and unfair dismissal claims. In addition, it assists clients with issues arising from redundancies and contractual matters, among others. Practice head Diarmuid Cunningham and Emily Sexton are the key contacts in the team.