BCL - University College Cork.
MBA - Trinity College Dublin.
J.J. Fitzgerald is a native of Tipperary and established the firm J.J. Fitzgerald & Co. Solicitors in 1996. Prior to setting up his own firm he worked in Dublin and country practices specialising in litigation and commercial law. He obtained an honours degree in Law (BCL) from University College Cork in 1988 and was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 1992.
In 1995 he was in receipt of the prestigious J.P. O’Reilly Memorial scholarship, which was sponsored by Dr. A. J.F. O’Reilly and administered by the Incorporated Law Society of Ireland. This scholarship allowed him to study for a Masters in Business Administration at Trinity College, Dublin.
J.J. has a particular interest in litigation and commercial law. He has represented clients at District, Circuit, High Court and Supreme Court level. J.J. has extensive experience across a range of contentious and non contentious matters. J.J. works with clients to assist in the recovery of losses and damages resulting from work related accidents and illnesses, traffic accidents and accidents in public and private places. He represents business and commercial clients, private individuals and companies.
In commercial matters, he advises clients regularly on complex contractual issues. His areas of expertise include mergers and acquisitions and employment matters.