Ms Sinead Kearney > ByrneWallace LLP > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

ByrneWallace LLP
88 Harcourt Street
Saint Kevin's
DO2 DK18

Work Department

Health and Social Care


Head of Health and Social Care


Sinéad is a Partner and Head of the firm’s Health Services Team. Her passion and commitment to her clients ensures that they receive all round support. Sinéad relies on her excellent skill set and works closely with her committed team of Solicitors to consistently deliver high quality legal advice.

Sinéad has been the legal advisor to the Child and Family Agency and it’s predecessors in the seminal Child Protection Cases of the last 30 years. In addition to Child Protection, Sinéad specialises in Adoption Law, Children’s Mental Health and Constitutional Rights.


  • Dublin Solicitors’ Bar Association
  • Law Society of Ireland
  • Child & Family Law Committee


  • Bachelor of Civil Law (BCL), University College of Dublin, 1985

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Healthcare and life sciences

ByrneWallace LLP has demonstrated a strong commitment to the healthcare and life sciences sectors, particularly in regulatory, transactions and disputes matters. The firm has developed dedicated teams for both life sciences and healthcare, and has become a recognised leader in the market. This includes working with start-ups right through to IPOs and beyond. Colin Sainsbury leads the life sciences team, with child protection and child care specialist Sinead Kearney  heading the healthcare services group. Olive Doyle  is a leader in mental health law and Catherine Dowling is an emerging talent.

Ireland > Public sector

(Leading individuals)

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