Anne O’Connell, Principal of AOC Solicitors qualified as an Irish Solicitor and New York Attorney in 2001. Specialising in Employment Law, Anne practiced with the Chief State Solicitors Office and top tier Irish law firms. In 2017, Anne set up her own boutique Employment Law firm in Dublin, and thus AOC Solicitors was born. The firm has achieved great success and continues to grow and expand.
Anne acquired in-depth experience through the various firms in which she has practiced giving her a high-calibre, strategic and practical approach to employment law issues. Anne loves assisting clients and is very passionate about what she does, becoming as invested in finding a solution to the issues as the client is.
Anne is an active member of the Law Society Employment Law Committee and the Employment Law Section of the International Bar Association. Anne lectures and tutors for the Law Society and also speaks extensively at HR and Legal Conferences on employment law issues.
Anne has built up a well-earned reputation as being a stand-out leader in the field of employment law in Ireland. In 2021, Anne has been named as a Leading Individual in Employment Law in Ireland by Legal500 and also noted by Chambers Europe.
Anne balances her work with playing tennis and yoga and is an avid fan of horseracing, rugby and GAA.