We are a dedicated Business Law Firm offering specialist legal advice in the following areas
Managing staff effectively while creating and maintaining a good working environment are important factors to increasing productivity and profitability and reducing staff turnover. read more
Health & Safety Law
Purdy Fitzgerald offers specialist advise on all aspects of health and safety compliance, defence of prosecutions and dealing with accidents in the workplace. read more
On-Call Client Service
Purdy FitzGerald offers an on-call service tailored to suit the needs of your organisation. We provide effective, ongoing advice on all employment law and HR matters for a fixed monthly fee dependant on the number of employees you have. read more
Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Disputes are part and parcel of business life. Too often the manner in which the dispute is handled becomes more important than the goal of quick, cost efficient resolution. At Purdy FitzGerald we never lose focus on the clientâs best interest. read more
Mediation is now an increasingly important alternative to litigation as a mechanism of dispute resolution. Purdy FitzGerald Solicitors can provide mediation as an alternative to litigation, facilitating the reaching of a settlement for all parties. read more
The conduct of a businessâs affairs and ensuring that a business best positions itself to take advantage of the inevitable upturns and down swings in economic life are vital to the success of that business. read more
Corporate law, the setting up of the correct legal structure for business and the maintenance of same through a businessâs life time are all vital elements of business success. read more
All business is ultimately about the prosperity and well being of people. Purdy FitzGerald offers a full suite of Private Client services to clients who require a prompt and quality service. read more
We provide our services in a friendly, businesslike manner, always keeping our clients fully informed of the issues affecting the matter in hand through a philosopy of prevention rather than detection. We are business-focused and results-driven.
We offer all our clients--employers and employees--practical, efficient and effective assistance in all types of legal transactions. We do not consider ourselves as simply your solicitor's firm but as an integral part of your business, providing tailor made solutions for any issues encountered.
The process for resolving employment disputes will be drastically changed later this year as the Workplace Relations Act comes into force.
The Purdy FitzGerald Team
Alastair began his early career with IBEC where he represented both indigenous and multinational companies in all areas of employment law before various employment rights fora such the Employment Appeals Tribunal, Labour Court, Rights Commissioner and Equality Tribunal.
Siobhan obtained her B.A. (Hons) Degree and LL.B. (Hons) Degree from NUI Galway. She qualified as a Solicitor in 2002 after achieving the Law Society First Prize in Commercial Law. Siobhan went on to practice in Dublin for 4 years in the areas of residential conveyancing and litigation and on returning west of the Shannon, Siobhan joined the practice of F.M. FitzGerald & Co. in 2006 which subsequently merged with the practice of Purdy Legal to become Purdy FitzGerald Solicitors.
Einde is a solicitor who has extensive experience in all aspects of employment law, employers’ liability and health and safety at work. From an employment law perspective this includes advisory work on contentious and non-contentious issues as well as representation of employers and employees in employment disputes such as unfair dismissal, trade disputes, equality and discrimination claims.
With over 20 years experience as a Solicitor, Mark has worked at a high level and has wide ranging experience in most areas of legal practice. His areas of specialisation are in family law, separation and divorce, personal injury claims, medical negligence, commercial law, sale of companies, shareholders agreements and employment.
Fiona Burke is a native of Galway who has recently returned to join the Purdy FitzGerald team She has over 29 years of experience in the legal profession, having previously worked in Limerick. She has extensive experience in the areas of Conveyancing (both Residential and Commercial), Litigation and all aspects of Probate/Wills.
She is a graduate of the University of Limerick and holds a Diploma in Legal Lawyering and Ethics from the Law Society of Ireland.