Senior Associate - Professional Regulatory


Mason Hayes & Curran LLP is a leading Irish law firm based in Dublin with offices in San Francisco, New York and London. We are a business law firm with extensive knowledge and experience in the following sectors: Energy, Technology, Financial Services, Built Environment and Healthcare & Life Sciences.


Mason Hayes & Curran wish to appoint a Professional Regulatory Senior Associate to join our highly regarded Public, Regulatory and Investigations team. We are seeking an ambitious solicitor (4+ years PQE) with strong general experience in litigation. Previous experience in professional regulatory or healthcare law is an advantage but not essential. This is a special opportunity for the right candidate to further their career in our Tier 1 ranked Public, Regulatory and Investigations team.


Key Responsibilities:

·      Managing and preparing complaints for oral hearing before fitness to practice committees. This includes taking witness statements, briefing experts, briefing counsel and attending oral hearings.

·      Drafting legal documents, to include notices of inquiry, special summonses, terms of undertakings, affidavits of service etc.

·      Case management of disciplinary hearings, and High Court confirmation applications.

·      Providing regulatory advice, protecting the interests of the regulators represented.

·      Mentoring and providing guidance to junior team members.

·      Ensuring a quality and timely service is delivered to our clients.


Why MHC?

·      Excellent remuneration and benefits package; pension, healthcare & bonus.

·      Enviable client base and strong career progression opportunities.

·      Flexible/hybrid working arrangements.

·      Friendly, open and informal working atmosphere.

·      Focus on employee involvement, wellbeing and success.

·      Social events, clubs and initiatives (Green Team, Working on Wellness, subsidised fitness classes, MHC RISE, Diversity, Sports & Social and Art Committee)

·      MHC knowledge and education programme to facilitate major development as a lawyer.


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My work has never given rise to a claim, or notifiable circumstance which could have given rise to a claim, against any firm in which I have worked.

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