John Purcell

John Purcell is a Consultant Solicitor in our Corporate & Commercial Department.

John is a highly experienced, thoughtful, and innovative, solicitor. He specialises primarily in company law and commercial litigation and litigation in the areas of Personal Injuries & Medical Negligence. He also advises extensively in the area of Wealth and Estate Management. In addition, John has extensive experience in advising in commercial matters such as joint ventures and partnerships between companies or individuals.

John has developed a reliable, innovative style in the areas in which he practices and emphasises the maintenance of a modern efficient firm to service client’s needs.

John was previously the Managing Partner of Barry M O Meara & Son Solicitors for many years and he was instrumental in that role in developing the firm into a modern, vibrant and efficient legal service, in emphasising a commitment to traditional legal integrity and in ensuring that the firm was at the forefront of all technological developments.

Besides his legal training, John’s greatest asset is his experience and common sense, which he states is “uncommon”. John’s lengthy experience in the business of the legal world is invaluable and cannot be measured.

John has for many years, a strong connection with the sporting world, having played Gaelic football and rugby at senior level and continues to be actively involved in game fowling, hunting and fishing.

He was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 1971.