Employment & Benefits Lawyer (fixed-term contract)

William Fry is a leading Irish law firm with over 320 legal and tax professionals and over 460 staff.  We advise domestic and international corporations, financial institutions and government organisations from our offices in Dublin, London, New York and Silicon Valley.  Strong client relationships and high-quality advice are the hallmarks of our practice with our priorities being firmly focused on achieving good results for our clients.

Role Profile

Our Employment & Benefits lawyers advise on employment law and on the specialist areas of health and safety, pensions and employee incentives. Our clients include many leading multinational and Irish companies.

We are currently seeking to hire a Lawyer to join the team on a fixed-term contract.  The position will focus on employment law advisory work, corporate support (M & A), corporate immigration and the drafting of employment contracts, employee handbooks etc.  

Applicants should be qualified Solicitors or Barristers and have:

  • Strong academics 
  • 1 - 3 years' experience in a large legal practice or similar environment; employment experience essential
  • Robust legal knowledge and an excellent ability to apply legal principles commercially
  • Problem-solving approach with the determination to seek answers to complex issues
  • Excellent drafting skills and attention to detail
  • Very good ability to communicate clearly both orally and in writing
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Good interpersonal and relationship management skills
  • Experience managing multiple priorities and working to deadlines
  • Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team in line with requirements of the business / task in hand 


Business Area
Employment & Benefits
Job Group
Lawyers & Tax Consultants
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