Orlagh O'Neill - Partner

Orlagh O'Neill

Key Practice Areas

Charity Law, Employment Law

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Orlagh graduated from Queen’s University Belfast in 1995 with an Honours Degree in Law. She completed her professional training as a solicitor with Carson McDowell in 1998. Since qualification, Orlagh has specialised in Employment Law and has advised some of Northern Ireland’s largest and best known employers.

Orlagh heads up the four strong Employment Team at Carson McDowell which represents clients including Royal Mail Group, Translink, Port of Belfast, Kainos and CVS Caremark.

She is a Committee Member and Treasurer of the Employment Lawyers Group of Northern Ireland, a member of both the UK and Irish Employment Law Groups (ELA and ELAI) and a regular speaker at annual employment law update conferences.

In the Chambers guide 2017, clients state Orlagh is “the single most impressive employment lawyer in Northern Ireland,” stating that she is “completely unflappable, commercially aware” and has a “wealth of knowledge.”