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Melanie Crowley

Melanie Crowley

Mason Hayes & Curran

Dublin 4, IRL


Melanie is a partner and head of the Employment Law & Benefits team in Mason Hayes & Curran in Dublin. Her diverse practice covers the full range of employment law issues, both for employers and employees, as an advisor to clients on complex non-contentious workplace issues and as an experienced litigator before all employment related fora.

Melanie has advised many large companies either entering the Irish market for the first time or increasing their market presence and on all matters relating to their workforces, often involving hundreds of employees. She assists clients in drafting bespoke employment contracts, agreements and HR policies and procedures. Melanie also provides on-going support to HR managers in relation to the management of day to day disciplinary issues, the handling of employee related complaints, senior exits, internal reorganisations and rationalisations, terminations and transfer of undertakings. She also provides support on the employment aspects of corporate acquisitions. 

Melanie regularly participates as a speaker in leading international conferences and has contributed to several international publications in the area, such as the Irish chapter of the International Expatriate Employment Handbook, the Irish chapter of EU and International Employment Law, the Irish chapter of Employment and Labour Law – Jurisdictional Comparisons and the Irish chapter of Restrictive Covenants and Trade Secrets in Employment Law – An International Survey. Melanie is also involved in the education of lawyers with the Law Society of Ireland and is the external examiner in Employment Law.

Melanie is the go-to employment lawyer for some of Ireland’s biggest domestic and multi-national companies and employers including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Adobe, Oath (formerly AOL, Yahoo!)  Accenture, the Legal Aid Board, the Health & Safety Authority,  arvato, Activision and Western Union.

 

Education

University College Dublin (Diploma Employment Law)

University College Dublin (Business and Law)

 

Memberships

International Labor Law Committee of the Labor and Employment Section of the ABA

American Employment Lawyers’ Council (AELC) – Member of Advisory Board

European Employment Lawyers’ Association (EELA)

Employment Lawyers’ Association (ELA)

Employment Lawyers Association of Ireland (ELAI)

 

Recommendations

Chambers Global, 2017 -  “Has a depth of experience and is really commercial in her approach."

The Legal 500, 2017 - "Tactically astute"
Melanie Crowley is associated with the following items:
Web Segment  Web Segment Gig Economy: Can the Law Catch Up with the New Reality? - Cross-Border Employment Law 2018, Wednesday, June 06, 2018
CHB Chapters  CHB Chapters Melanie Crowley and John Milligan, Gig Economy: Can the Law Catch Up with the New Reality? - Cross-Border Employment Law 2018, Wednesday, June 06, 2018
MP3 Audio  MP3 Audio Gig Economy: Can the Law Catch Up with the New Reality? - Gig Economy: Can the Law Catch Up with the New Reality?, Wednesday, June 06, 2018
Transcripts  Transcripts Gig Economy: Can the Law Catch Up with the New Reality? - Gig Economy: Can the Law Catch Up with the New Reality?, Wednesday, June 06, 2018
MP4 - Mobile Video Seg  MP4 - Mobile Video Seg Gig Economy: Can the Law Catch Up with the New Reality? - Gig Economy: Can the Law Catch Up with the New Reality?, Wednesday, June 06, 2018
On-Demand Web Programs  On-Demand Web Programs Cross-Border Employment Law 2018, Wednesday, June 13, 2018, New York, NY
Journal Chapter  Journal Chapter The Gig Economy: Can the Law Catch Up with the New Reality? - PLI Current: The Journal of PLI Press, Vol. 2, No. 3 (Summer 2018), Monday, August 06, 2018
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