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Colleen Cleary recognised as employment thought leader by Who’s Who Legal in 2023

Colleen Cleary has been recognised as a thought leader by Who’s Who Legal for her insights and expertise in the area of employment law. She has been referred to in WWL as “an outstanding employment law expert” who is “very experienced and excellent to deal with”. Who’s Who Legal uses recommendations of clients and private practitioners to […]

Ageism in the Workplace

Colleen Cleary shared a panel with leading employment law specialists at the American Bar Association (ABA) International Labor and Employment Law Committee in Amsterdam 30 April-4 May, 2023. The panel on ageism in the workplace was chaired by Judith Keyes and also included leading employment law and HR specialists:- Jason Marsili, Nicole Groves Bridgeforth and […]

Sponsor of Workplace Excellence Awards

CC Solicitors sponsored the inaugural Workplace Excellence Awards which celebrates organizations and professionals who are constantly striving for improvements and innovative solutions in the workplace to ensure happy and thriving environments. Colleen Cleary, Founder of CC Solicitors was a judge at the awards which were held in Dublin on 24 March. The winning businesses were: […]

CC Solicitors listed in the top 100 law firms in the Employment category

CC Solicitors were listed in the top 100 law firms in Ireland in the Employment category. More than 1,000 legal professionals took part in the Irish Independent peer-to-peer survey which selected the country’s leading firms and their areas of expertise. The list is based on recommendations made by solicitors working in law firms and business […]

EU and UK Whistleblowing Legislation

The EU Whistleblowing Directive sets new minimum standards for protecting whistle-blowers and requires EU Member States to establish comprehensive whistle-blower protection frameworks. In this Innangard article, Bernadette Daly shares her perspectives on the current situation in Ireland. The article also includes an analysis from Ulf Goeke, Seitz on the Germany implementation of the directive and […]

Q&A with Colleen Cleary

Colleen Cleary is the founder of CC Solicitors and Innangard’s chair. Colleen Cleary is the founder of CC Solicitors, a specialist employment and partnership law firm based in Dublin, Ireland and leads a partner-led team to provide commercially focused advice to clients. Colleen is also qualified in England and Wales and previously practised in the […]

ELAI Dinner 2019

CC Solicitors were delighted to sponsor the Annual Employment Law Association of Ireland Dinner 2019. Some of the highlights:

Legal 500

CC Solicitors are delighted to feature in this years Legal 500- The Clients guide to the best Law Firms. Colleen is described as an ‘Adept and Savy Litigator’ with her broad and in-depth knowledge of employment law with experience of advising on workplace disputes; whistleblowing; terminations; corporate reorganisations. Colleen has acted in the Court of […]


The Employment Law Association of Ireland held their AGM on 30 May 2018 in the Merrion Hotel. Colleen Cleary stepped down as Chair of ELAI after a successful 3-year term and Peter Murphy has now taken on the role of Chair. We had a very special guest speaker on the night Ms Bronwyn McKenna who […]

We welcome the American Bar Association of the International Labour and Employment Law Committee to Dublin

CC Solicitors and Innangard our international employment law of specialist employment lawyer network host the Amercian Bar Association of the International Labor and Employmet Law Committee on coming to Dublin, followed by a working dinner.