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Top employers in Law

Top employers in Law

Every year, we carry out a survey of students to decide the most popular graduate employers in the country. The trendence Graduate Barometer is the largest annual career survey in Ireland and the votes decide the winners of the gradireland Graduate. Recruitment Awards and the composition of Ireland’s 100 leading graduate employers.

The top employers Law for 2018/19, as voted for by students and graduates, are:

1. A&L Goodbody

Find out more about graduate careers with A&L Goodbody here.

2. Arthur Cox

One of Ireland’s largest law firms. An ‘all Ireland’ law firm with full-service offices in Dublin and Belfast. The firm also has offices in London and New York.

3. Matheson

An Irish law firm partnership based in the International Financial Services Centre in Dublin.

4. McCann FitzGerald

Large Irish corporate law firm with offices also in London and Brussels.

5. William Fry

Leading law firm with offices in Dublin and Cork.

6. Goodbody

Ireland's longest established stockbroking firm.

7. Mason Hayes & Curran

A full service business law firm providing strategic and commercial legal advice.

8. Maples & Calder

An international law firm advising on the laws of the Cayman Islands, Ireland and the British Virgin Islands. Specialists in offshore law.

9. Eversheds Sutherland

Offers a range of innovative business and industrial legal services throughout Dublin, Ireland and Internationally.

10.Byrne Wallace

One of the largest law firms in Ireland, with offices in Dublin and New York. Provides services to Irish and North American clients with business dealings across the Atlantic.


The Ireland's 100 leading graduate employers survey is part of the European Student Barometer and is conducted by Europe's leading graduate research firm, trendence.

For more information on major graduate employers visit gradireland employers