Ledwith Solicitors LLP

Employment Law

Specialist Area of Practice

Employment Law

Our services include

Our employment law practice provides an extensive range of legal services to clients on all aspects of employment law and industrial relations. We work collaboratively with our clients to find practical, effective and commercially focussed solutions to their employment related problems. We have extensive experience in dealing with every aspect of the employer- employee relationship and all applicable Irish legislation, including the areas listed below.
  • Atypical work arrangements (part time, fixed term, job- sharing, flexible working, home working, etc…)
  • Bullying, harassment and victimisation – Dignity at Work
  • Data protection and HR
  • Dismissals, disciplinary and performance management
  • Drafting, reviewing and revising Employment Contracts and Employee Handbooks
  • Employee privacy and whistleblowing issues
  • Employment equality, discrimination and equal status issues
  • Employment agencies and agency workers
  • Employment related litigation including before the Workplace Relations Commission, the Labour Court, the Circuit Court, the High Court, the Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court
  • Equal pay
  • Executive service contracts
  • Executive severance packages
  • GDPR and HR
  • Harmonisation of employee terms and conditions
  • Industrial relations
  • Information and consultation
  • Managing sickness absence
  • Organisation of working time
  • Outsourcing arrangements
  • Payment of wages
  • Personnel policies and procedures
  • Post- termination restrictions, non-compete and non-solicitation clauses
  • Protective leave
  • Redundancy including collective redundancies
  • Restrictive covenant drafting and enforcement
  • Sexual harassment
  • Strikes, lawful and unlawful picketing, secondary picketing and other forms of industrial action
  • Termination of employment
  • Trade disputes and dealing with trade unions
  • Transfer of undertakings
  • Unfair dismissals
  • Workplace diversity and discrimination
  • Workplace investigations

Ledwith Solicitors LLP

Areas of Practice

Property Law

Our property law practice offers a range of services and we regularly advise on significant property transactions.

Wills & Estate Planning

Our practice offers advise on all matters relating to estate planning, wills and probate.

Construction Law

Our construction law practice advises a wide range of clients in both contentious and non-contentious construction law matters.


Our litigation and dispute resolution practice has extensive experience in advising on actions in all of the civil courts.