James Roddy


James is an Associate on our Public, Regulatory and Investigations team.

James specialises in professional regulation and has extensive experience in the investigation of complaints made against regulated professionals. James has acted for a wide variety of statutory and public bodies and has experience in providing advice and representation in District Court prosecutions, emergency suspension applications, High Court appeals, judicial review proceedings and enforcement and confirmation applications.

James also advises public bodies on corporate governance, guidelines and procedures, training and specialist project work.


  • Professional Disciplinary Law
  • Regulatory Law
  • Public and Administrative Law
  • Investigations and Inquiries
  • Judicial Review and Statutory Appeals

Representative Matters

  • Advising regulatory bodies in relation to all aspects of regulation including registration, education and training, professional competence, discipline and oral hearings.
  • Experienced in provided advice to regulatory bodies in relation to the organisation, investigation and preparation of oral hearings before professional conduct committees.
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Areas of Expertise

Public, Regulatory and Investigations Professional Regulatory and Disciplinary Law

Professional Memberships

Law Society of Ireland

Law Society of England and Wales

Association of Regulatory & Disciplinary Lawyers


National University of Ireland, Galway , BA

National University of Ireland, Galway , LLB