Ms Mary Brassil > McCann FitzGerald > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

McCann FitzGerald

Work Department

Dispute Resolution & Litigation, Employment


Mary is a partner in McCann FitzGerald’s Employment Group. She advises employers on all aspects of employment, equality and industrial relations law. She has considerable experience in advising domestic and international clients on the employment law aspects of corporate transactions, including cross border mergers, outsourcings, restructuring and redundancy programmes. Her practice includes representing employers in contentious employment law disputes before all of the employment law tribunals and the Irish courts. Mary advises clients in relation to confidentiality, restrictive covenants, social media issues as well as related privacy and data protection issues. She has significant experience of advising clients in the financial sector on the Fitness and Probity Regime and on executive remuneration, having regard to the CRD IV rules and established regulatory environment.


Qualified in 1998


Graduate of University College Cork (BCL) and University College London (LLM)

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Ireland > Employment

McCann FitzGerald handles the employment aspects of corporate transactions, and on the contentious side, it represents employers in mediations, as well as matters before the Workplace Relations Commission and the High Court. The team’s clients include both public and private sector employers. The practice is led by highly experienced litigator Terence McCrannMary Brassil advises on employment issues arising from M&A, outsourcings and restructurings. Whistleblowing expert Stephen Holst is another key partner. Senior associate Donal Hamilton is active in contentious matters.