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Philip Lee

Work Department

Commercial litigation and dispute resolution group.


Patrick heads the employment law group in Philip Lee. He is recognised as a leading expert in Ireland and regularly features in national press coverage on employment issues. His team acts for many of Ireland’s largest and most significant private and public employers. He recently represented a major public body in the highest-value employment claim in the history of the State. Patrick is an accredited mediator and is regularly asked to mediate in employment disputes. Patrick’s role as the Law Society of Ireland’s In-House Counsel employment law lecturer means our clients stay up to date with the latest developments.


Law Society of Ireland
Dublin Solicitor’s Bar Association
Public Affairs Ireland
Employment Law Association of Ireland
Irish Society for Labour Law
European Employment Lawyers Association
Irish Health and Safety Lawyers Association

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Employment

Philip Lee‘s ‘extremely responsive and helpful’ team stands out for its work advising public sector bodies on employment matters. Practice head Patrick Walshe is praised for his advice, which is ‘robust and decisive, and infused with commercial pragmatism’. Litigator Murrough McMahon and Damien Young are also key partners in the practice.