LED BY A BALANCED & INTEGRATED TEAM

The Executive Team

The National Solicitors Alliance was founded by two solicitors, Brian Cunneen and Philip Ó Riada, and one barrister, Martin Canny. They have a diverse range of backgrounds and experience in the legal industry and are its dynamic executive team.

Martin Canny

Martin Canny

– A barrister with over 14 years in practice working in Dublin and the Eastern Circuit.

– He has a broad civil practice and works in diverse areas from commercial disputes, property and company law  to personal injuries.

– Author of the legal textbook on the Limitation of Actions.

Brian Cunneen

Brian Cunneen

– Founder and Managing Partner of O’Malley Cunneen & Mc Carthy Solicitors.

– Over 20 years PQE, of which 13 years were with larger corporate firms, including O’Flynn Exhams Solicitors and A&L Goodbody.

– Specialises in corporate litigation and in particular in employment law.

Philip Ó Riada

Philip Ó Riada

– Founding partner of Ó Riada Solicitors with 35 years experience in a wide range of areas of legal practice.

– Previously the Law Agent and still retained as an external solicitor consultant for one of Ireland’s leading public limited companies.

– A founding director of Pieta House.

Pat Shaughnessy

Pat Shaughnessy

Head of Marketing

The NSA marketing team is headed by Pat Shaughnessy, an award-winning, international marketing strategist. Pat has over 30 years of proven business acumen and battle-hardened marketing experience in helping SME’s maximise their growth potential.