Deirdre is a Partner and Head of our Planning and Environmental Law team. She practises in both contentious and non-contentious planning and environmental law.
Deirdre advises and represents state bodies, banks, developers, contractors, engineers, and other construction professionals on energy, planning and environmental matters.
Prior to joining the firm Deirdre worked for a state body responsible for the development of energy infrastructure. She has extensive experience in advising and acting for state bodies on major projects relating to all aspects of the consenting process including compulsory acquisition.
Deirdre is ranked as a ‘Next Generation Partner’. She is an “amazing” and “exceptional planning and environmental lawyer with massive experience in large and complex projects.”
Deirdre is “a dedicated, client focused and hardworking lawyer with exceptional knowledge and expertise".
“Inherently practical and pragmatic” with “immense practical experience in all aspects of environmental law”.
Deirdre spoke at the National Construction Summit in May 2018.
Deirdre regularly lectures and tutors at the Law Society