Simon is the Managing Partner of Simon McAleese, Solicitors. His legal career commenced when he graduated from University College Dublin with a Bachelor of Civil Law degree. He trained with Matheson Ormsby Prentice and qualified as a solicitor in 1990. A specialist in commercial litigation and media law, he established Simon McAleese, Solicitors, in 2002.
His energetic dispute management strategy is regularly commended by his corporate and private clients. Where feasible, cases are resolved by way of direct negotiations at an early stage. This modus operandi reduces the overall cost for clients and regularly helps to bring matters to a swift and satisfactory conclusion.
Simon’s professional memberships include the Law Society of Ireland and the Dublin Solicitors’ Bar Association. He is regularly invited to comment on legal issues in both the print and broadcasting media.