Winner A.I.B – Irish Law Awards. Irish Language Practitioner 2015 (first ever winner of the award).

Admitted as a Solicitor in 1983.

Spent over 30 years as a consultant Solicitor (specialising in litigation) in the Law Firm – Edge Manning & Co until the closure of the Firm in November 2016 following
upon the death of Mr. Manning.

A native Irish speaker who provides legal services in both Irish and English language.

Legal Advisor/Solicitor to numerous Irish Language bodies in both the private and public sector.

Chairman of Board of Management of Coláiste Eoin (Secondary school for boys in south Dublin) since 2003 and a Board member since 1994.

Solicitor for certain Irish Language Schools and Educational Bodies – frequently attending Board Meetings and as requested addressed school seminars in Irish on Educational matters.

Vast Experience in litigation – having had carriage of cases in all jurisdictions District Court, Circuit Court, High Court and Supreme Court Appeals.

Presents legal slot on Barrscéalta A live show on R.T.E. Raidió Na Gaeltachta since 1998.

Board Member and Ulster Provincial Chairman of Gael Linn.

Winner of G.A.A. – Gaeltacht All Ireland Quiz Championship with Gaoth Dobhair G.A.A. Club 2012.