Mr David McCarroll > Ronan Daly Jermyn > Cork, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

Ronan Daly Jermyn
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Work Department

Employment Law, Healthcare


David is a partner in the firm’s Employment Group, operating from its Galway offices. He advises a wide range of private sector med-tech and life science clients on contentious and non-contentious employment matters. David acts for many of the largest multinationals from both within the region’s med-tech cluster and nationwide, across this important sector. He has defended numerous claims before the Workplace Relations Commission, the Labour Court, the Superior Courts and appellant Courts including the defence of dismissal claims and claims for injunctive reliefs. In addition, David has a particular expertise in advising clients from within the healthcare and education sectors. He has developed a practical and commercially aware approach to the range of issues that arise in those specific sectors such as fixed term work claims, equality claims, disputes arising from public sector and other collective agreements and complex industrial relations disputes and strikes within unionised workforces generally.


Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland.


MA (History) (University College Dublin), Diploma in Employment Law (University College Dublin).

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Employment

Ronan Daly Jermyn‘s employment practice handles various types of non-contentious work, such as TUPE transfers, restructurings and advising firms on accessing government schemes related to Covid-19. It also represents employers in disputes over issues such as age discrimination, workplace harassment and victimisation. The practice is led by Jennifer Cashman, who is recognised for her ‘wealth of knowledge’. Other partners in the team include David McCarroll, Deirdre Malone and Antoinette Vahey. Vahey is ‘a pleasure to deal with’ while McCarroll has ‘one of the sharpest legal minds in his field’.