Position: Associate (NQ - 2 Years PQE)

Practice Area: Planning


The Firm:

Mason Hayes & Curran LLP is a leading Irish law firm based in Dublin with representative offices in San Francisco, New York and London. The firm has been the fastest growing law firm in Ireland over the last decade. We are a business law firm with extensive knowledge and experience in all areas of Irish business-related law and with particular focus on the Energy, Technology, Financial Services, Built Environment, Healthcare, Life Sciences and Charities sectors.


Want to work in a dynamic, fast paced and friendly environment? Join the fastest growing Top Tier law firm in Ireland. We wish to recruit an Associate (NQ) to join our highly regarded Planning Team. Be part of a progressive, flexible, and modern firm which values the contribution of all employees. Share your professional expertise with a diverse range of talented specialists to deliver outstanding service to our clients. We are in an exciting growth phase which offers exceptional career progression opportunities for junior and mid-level lawyers, including the ability to seek out a preferred niche practice and to develop and hone your legal skills. We invite you to grow your career with us.


The Role

The Mason, Hayes & Curran Planning team has unrivalled experience of advising on the highest profile projects and most complex cases in Ireland. We advise a range of clients from state bodies to banks and developers to engineers on all energy, planning and environmental matters. Our team advise on the preparation of applications for consents before the Irish planning authority. This includes representation at pre-application meetings with An Bord Plenála, advising on Environmental Impact Statements and Nature Impact Statements.


Candidate requirements:

  • NQ - 2 Years PQE;

  • expert knowledge of relevant Planning & Environment regulations and practices;

  • excellent communication and research skills;

  • team player who can work with different teams and lawyers across the firm; and

  • ambition to work in a growing, top tier international firm.


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;


So if you like challenge, value autonomy, work well within a team, enjoy partnering with senior business stakeholders and love working with top notch clients then apply to join us @MASON, HAYES & CURRAN.

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