New Employment Law & Benefits Partner at Mason Hayes & Curran
03 October 2019
L to R: Paul Rochford and Melanie Crowley
Paul practices in the area of employment and education law in the private and public sectors. He helps educational institutions and public sector bodies with employment law and industrial relations issues, and also advises clients in the private sector on workplace issues.
Paul has a wide range of experience, including time spent as a military lawyer in the Legal Service of the Irish Defence Forces. He also practiced as an employment lawyer for several years in Canada. He has lectured on education and employment related topics such as workplace investigations, data protection and protected disclosures.
Commenting on his appointment, Melanie Crowley, Partner and Head of Employment Law & Benefits, said “I am pleased to announce Paul’s appointment. His diverse range of experience means he is ideally placed to take a practical approach to advising clients, with an emphasis on responsiveness and clarity of advice.”
Paul added “I am delighted to join the partnership and continue working with the largest Employment Law & Benefits team in Ireland. The team works hard to provide clients with tailored advice that enables them to make the right decisions for their organisations.”
Paul was previously a senior associate with the firm.