Deirdre Lynch



About Deirdre Lynch

Deirdre Lynch is a Partner in the ByrneWallace Employment Team.  She is a highly experienced employment and occupational health and safety law specialist. She provides focused, practical legal advice to a broad range of national, multinational and public sector employers regarding contentious and non-contentious matters.  

Deirdre has particular experience in contentious employment matters and routinely represents employers before the employment adjudicatory bodies.  She also advises in relation to claims and injunction applications before the High Court.

Deirdre assists the firm’s Corporate Team in advising regarding the diverse and complex employment issues arising in domestic and international commercial transactions and restructurings, including, the Transfer of Undertakings Regulations, the Cross-border Merger Regulations, employee relocation and restructuring post-acquisition. 

She lectures and tutors on the Law Society of Ireland's professional training course for solicitors and on its Diploma in Employment Law course. Deirdre conducts training workshops which are specifically tailored to clients’ needs in order to provide guidance on successfully managing issues, such as, poor performance and grievance and disciplinary matters. She speaks regularly at conferences on various employment law issues.  Deirdre frequently contributes articles on developments in Irish employment law to various publications.