Séamus Given, Partner at Arthur Cox recognised for ‘outstanding contribution’ to the Legal Profession


Séamus Given, Head of the employment law practice at Arthur Cox, has received an award for ‘Outstanding Contribution to the Legal Profession’ at the Chambers Europe Awards 2016. Chambers is one of the most prestigious lawyer ranking directories and research organisations in the world, covering over 185 jurisdictions.

Given has 30 years’ experience in the legal profession advising employers on employment law and industrial relations issues. Chambers has praised him for his experience and knowledge of all aspects of employment law and industrial relations.

According to the Chambers Europe award citation: “Séamus Given of Arthur Cox is a clear star in the field of employment law….he is praised for his deep experience and knowledge of all aspects of Ireland’s employment law and issues surrounding industrial relations. His clients have described him as ‘the best in the business due to his level of expertise, practical insights, speed of response and outstanding professionalism.”’

Commenting on the award, Brian O’Gorman, Managing Partner at Arthur Cox said; “Séamus has built an enormous reputation in the area of employment law and we are delighted to see that being recognised internationally in this way.”