Edel Kennedy

Senior Associate

Edel is a senior associate in our Employment Law and Benefits team. Edel offers an experienced, solution-focused approach to clients from a wide range of sectors including retail, educational sector, public sector, manufacturing, and information technology.

Edel is regularly involved in representing clients in actions for breach of contract, employer liability claims and personal injury cases for bullying. Edel also advises clients on all employment issues including grievances, trade disputes, disciplinary investigations and proceedings, the termination of employment, and complaints of bullying or harassment.

For the last three years, Edel has delivered workshops on the Law Society’s Diploma course and solicitor training course. Edel has also featured on RTE Radio 1, the Irish Times and the Law Society Gazette on legal matters.


  • Employment law
  • Education Law
  • Industrial Relations 
  • LinkedIn

Areas of Expertise

Employment Law & Benefits Law Education Law Dispute Resolution

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Ireland

Admitted to Roll of Solicitors in England and Wales

Employment Law Association Ireland


University College Cork, BCL