Ciaran founded the firm which commenced business in Northumberland Road in 1979. Ciaran has an impressive list of academic credentials to his name and was educated at UCD (BCL), the Law Society of Ireland (Solicitor), the University of Amsterdam (Dip EI), and the University of Leicester (LLM). Ciaran spent four years as Programme Manager to the Minister for Finance and Minister for Enterprise and Employment (1993 to 1997).
Ciaran practised across all areas of law for but for many years has specialised in employment law and remains one of the leading practitioners in this field.
He has written books on this subject and numerous articles. He lectures widely on employment and equality law topics. Ciaran has acted for the successful party in many of the leading cases in employment disputes and law.