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Pamela O'Neill, Partner

Pamela O'Neill


Practice areas

  • Commercial litigation
  • Financial services
  • Financial services disputes and investigations
  • Inquiries and investigations
  • Litigation and dispute management
  • Real estate litigation

Practice notes

Pamela is a partner in and Head of our Dispute Resolution & Litigation Department. In addition, Pamela is Co-Head of our Risk and Investigations Group. She frequently advises clients on all aspects of their interactions with regulatory authorities such as Central Bank of Ireland on regulatory compliance and enforcement. In addition her team deals with all aspects of litigation and disputes including arbitration, investigations and white collar work for clients; many of these matters having a significant reputational and financial risk aspect. Pamela has advised in litigation involving property related disputes, fraud-related litigation and a number of disputes involving the application of EU regulations and directives in Ireland. Pamela has represented many clients in Tribunals of Inquiry established by the State. In addition she has extensive experience acting for many Public Bodies advising in the carrying out of all aspects of their statutory powers with a particular focus on minimising legal risks attaching to the exercise of these powers including challenges by way of statutory review and judicial appeal. Pamela has experience in all areas of ADR including mediation, arbitration and expert determination of disputes/administration issues.

Pamela O’Neill has "particular expertise" in advising multinationals, leading domestic companies, and public and regulatory bodies - Legal 500

Pamela’s experience includes:

  • Advising regulated firms on regulatory enquiries including Central Bank “Themed Inspections”
  • Advising Irish and international clients and firms before the Irish Courts
  • Companies and regulated firms in relation to the conduct of risk management, internal reviews and investigations

Pamela is part of the Eversheds Sutherland Consulting Team – Konexo - a mix of experienced consultants, lawyers, audit and risk specialists. Eversheds Sutherland are the only firm in the Irish market which can offer this service.

Pamela plays a key role in the Women’s Initiative in the firm as well as being one of the firm’s Diversity and Inclusion Champions.

Pamela is Prince2 qualified, is a member of the Law Society of Ireland and the Dublin Solicitors Bar Association. Pamela also holds a Diploma in Company Direction from the Institute of Directors.