Senior Appointment of Annette Sheehan to FitzGerald Solicitors

Senior Appointment of Annette Sheehan to FitzGerald Solicitors

06 September 2016

Ms Sheehan, who specialises and practices in the Family Law and the Child Care Department, has been working with FitzGerald Solicitors, Lapps Quay, Cork since 2004.


Hailing from North Cork, Ms Sheehan is highly skilled at reaching negotiated conclusions to Family Law proceedings while keeping the welfare of children as a paramount consideration.


Speaking on the appointment, Sinead McNamara, Partner at FitzGerald Solicitors said:

“We are delighted to appoint Annette as a Senior Associate. Her dedication, contribution and professionalism within our firm over the last 12 years has been significant. She is an outstanding law practitioner who strikes the right balance between empathy and support while giving clear, detached independent advice to clients.”


Commenting on her appointment, Ms Sheehan said:

“I’m delighted with my promotion to Senior Associate. Ours is a firm of considerable and deserving repute for our talented staff and the professional expertise we provide in a range of areas, including commercial law, property, banking, recovery, family law, child law, employment and litigation.”


Last year, Ms Sheehan was recognised as a leading legal expert in her areas of practice when she was a chosen finalist in the prestigious Irish Law Awards.


She is a trained Collaborative Practitioner and a Committee member of the Cork Family Lawyers Association as well as a member of the Family Lawyers Association of Ireland.


FitzGerald Solicitors are based at 6 Lapps Quay, Cork and represent clients throughout Munster and across Ireland. For more information see