Paul Fitzpatrick

Senior Associate

Paul is a Senior Associate on our Public and Administrative Law team. Paul advises a variety of public bodies, including regulatory and professional disciplinary bodies, on contentious and non-contentious matters of administrative and public law generally. This includes advising public bodies on their powers, functions and duties, and fair procedures. 

Paul also advises professional disciplinary bodies in respect of investigations and fitness to practise inquiries. Paul advises on all stages of the fitness to practise process, and represents regulators from the receipt of complaints, to attending fitness to practise inquiries, and regularly appears in the High Court seeking confirmation of sanctions issued by professional regulators. 


  • Public and Administrative Law
  • Professional Disciplinary Law
  • Judicial Review
  • Criminal Law
  • LinkedIn

Areas of Expertise

Public, Regulatory and Investigations

Professional Memberships

Law Society of Ireland

Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers


Trinity College Dublin, LLB

University of Edinburgh, LLM in Law, Innovation & Technology

University College Dublin, Professional Diploma in Professional Regulation

Honourable Society of King’s Inns, Diploma in Corporate, White Collar and Regulatory Crime