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Sarah Browne

Associate


Sarah is an associate on our Employment & Benefits Team and advises domestic and international clients on all aspects of employment law including contentious and non-contentious matters. 

In non-contentious matters, Sarah advises clients in relation to day-to-day issues arising from the employment relationship including workplace investigations, grievances, performance, capability and disciplinary issues and terminations. Sarah regularly advises clients in relation to employment contracts, employment policies and staff handbooks.

Sarah is an experienced litigator and has represented clients in the defence of employment claims in both the Workplace Relations Commission (and other employment law fora) and the civil courts.

Specialties

  • Employment Law
  • Health and Safety Law

Representative Matters

  • Provides large clients of the Employment and Benefits team with on-going contentious and non-contentious employment advices
  • Assists clients with audits of employment policies
  • Advised a governmental department on the implementation of a whistleblowing policy 
  • LinkedIn

Areas of Expertise

Employment Law & Benefits Law

Professional Memberships

Solicitor, Law Society of Ireland (2014)

Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (2015)

Education

National University of Ireland, Galway, B. Corp., International (2007)

National University of Ireland, Galway, Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) (2008)

University of Edinburgh, Master of Laws (LL.M) (2010)

King's Inns, Advanced Diploma, Applied Employment law (2014)

National University of Ireland, Galway, Diploma Legal Irish (2005)

Université de Poitiers, Diplôme Universitaire d’Études Juridiques Françaises, Diploma in French Legal Studies (2006)