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MARLBOROUGH HOUSE, 30 VICTORIA STREET, BELFAST, BT1 3GG, NORTHERN IRELAND
Tel:
Work 028 9055 3300
Fax:
Fax 028 9055 0096
DX:
433 NR BELFAST 1
Web:
www.tughans.com

Patricia Rooney

Tel:
Work 028 9055 3387
Email:
Tughans

Work Department

Employment

Position

Director

Career

Patricia is a Director in the Employment Department and has extensive experience advising on contentious and non-contentious employment issues and pension matters.

She drafts and advises on Service Agreements, restrictive covenants and their enforceability; TUPE and Service Provision Change issues and regularly represents clients at the Employment Tribunal and Courts in Northern Ireland.

Chambers UK 2014 notes that Patricia provides “sound practical and considered advice” and “knows the law inside out”.


Northern Ireland: Human resources

Employment

Within: Employment

Tughans’ employment group acts for employers in a range of industries, including manufacturing, agri-food, finance and energy. Recent work for the group includes advising on employment aspects arising from multimillion-pound mergers and acquisitions, restrictive covenants, unfair dismissals, TUPE issues and discrimination claims. The ‘practical and extremely thoroughAnna Beggan  leads the team; she has ‘excellent interpersonal skills’ and a solid track record handling discrimination claims before the Industrial Tribunal. Director Patricia Rooney  is ‘very approachable and considerate of clients' needs’ and has been handling unfair dismissal claims and restrictive covenant matters. Director Rachel Richardson  is ‘very professional’ and is experienced in TUPE issues.

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