Linda Hynes

Lewis Silkin

Partner

About Linda Hynes

Linda is a Partner in the Employment, Immigration and Reward division based in the Dublin office.

She trained with Landwell Solicitors in Dublin and then worked in-house for several years with an international drinks manufacturer in Ireland where she advised on all employment law matters (contentious and non-contentious), compensation and benefit matters and dispute resolution.

Linda headed up the employment law and data protection team of Leman Solicitors for 6 years, advising clients on a variety of employment law issues. She is known for giving practical solutions to people issues and helping employers reduce employment law risks.

Linda is a graduate of NUI Galway where she obtained a Bachelor of Corporate Law and a post-graduate Bachelor of Law. I hold a Diploma in Employment Law from the Law Society of Ireland and am also certified mediator with the Mediators’ Institute of Ireland. Linda is qualified to practice in Ireland, England & Wales.

Employment

She advises on all aspects of the employment law relationship from recruitment to termination and everything in between. Her expertise includes advising on grievances, investigations and disciplinary procedures. Linda also advises multinationals and employers on changes to terms and conditions, unfair dismissals, payment of wages claims, restructuring and transfer of undertakings.

Workplace data privacy

Linda is also a certified practitioner in Data Protection and advise clients on data protection compliance including dealing with access requests and data breaches, transfers of data abroad and using data for marketing purposes

She regularly provide in-house employment law and data protection training to clients and their teams.

Business immigration

Linda advises on work permits, secondments and global mobility issues.