Mary qualified in 1992. She is a litigator and a commercial property practitioner. She advises clients on all aspects of media law, including pre-publication / post publication advice, defamation, privacy, copyright, regulatory matters and contempt law. She represents clients in personal injury actions, employment disputes and debt recovery disputes. She represents insurance companies in the defence of PI, EL, PL defamation and personal injury claims.
She acts for clients in health care matters to include health and safety issues, employment issues, data access and GDPR issues, capacity, medical negligence and holds a Law Society Diploma in Health Care Law.
She advises clients on wills and trusts and assisted decision making.
Mary represents the Garda Commissioner as a Presiding Officer /Chairperson of Garda Disciplinary Boards.