Deirdre Crowley


Partner in Employment & Technology Groups

About Deirdre Crowley

Deirdre Crowley recently joined Matheson as a Partner in the Employment and Technology Groups. 

Deirdre is a frequent speaker at our annual reviews. In her day to day practice, she advises employers across various sectors on a wide range of employment, industrial relations, equality, data protection and privacy matters.

Deirdre frequently advises employers on how to handle investigations, disciplinary and appeal processes. Deirdre‚Äôs focus is providing cutting edge solution focused legal advice in a useful, practical way. 

In her day to day practice, Deirdre also offers training support to HR and in house legal professionals on current practice in all aspects of her practice, including training on how to handle investigations, disciplinary and appeal processes.  

Deirdre regularly acts on behalf of organisations in the context of investigations, audits and prosecutions by the Workplace Relations Commission, the Department of Social Protection and the the Data Protection Commission.

She has considerable experience in the employment litigation sphere generally - from the recruitment and selection of atypical workers to managing complex investigations, disciplinary and appeal processes and to addressing employee/employer breakdown by way of termination agreement or failing dispute resolution efforts, mediation and court proceedings. 

Deirdre is a highly sought-after speaker by many professional bodies including The Irish Institute of European Law, The Irish Society of Occupational Health Physicians, various Chambers of Commerce as well as ourselves here in Legal Island.