FOR the second year running, Jason O’ Sullivan, Solicitor and Public Affairs Consultant at the Galway based law firm J.O.S Solicitors, have been shortlisted as finalists in the prestigious Irish Law Awards for 2018.
This year, both Jason and the firm have been nominated in an impressive total of five categories:
Munster & Connacht/Ulster Employment Law Firm/Lawyer of the Year
Connacht/Ulster Sole Practitioner/Sole Principal of the Year Award
Connacht/Ulster Solicitor of the Year
Excellence in Marketing & Communications
Law Firm Innovation Award.
Jason was also a finalist in the Irish Law Awards 2017 for “Connacht/Ulster Provincial Solicitor of the Year.”
Now in its 7th year, these awards aim to identify, honour, and publicise outstanding achievements and recognise excellence in the Irish legal profession.
The awards ceremony will be held on Friday, May 11, at the Clayton Hotel, Burlington Road, Dublin with RTE’s Miriam O’Callaghan hosting the illustrious event.
Jason a proud Mayo native, hails from Thomastown, Hollymount and qualified as a solicitor in 2007. He practised for a number of years as an Associate Solicitor in Dublin, specialising in Employment Law, Commercial and Civil Litigation. Combining his skill and passion for law and politics, Jason then paved out a successful career in Public Affairs and Lobbying, before setting up his own law practice J.O.S Solicitors in 2015.
With offices in both Galway and Dublin, J.O.S Solicitors is innovative in its approach providing a selective offering of specialist legal services for business and private clients in the areas of Employment Law, Corporate Law, Commercial Litigation, Medical Negligence, Defamation and Personal Injury Litigation. The firm also uniquely offers Public Affairs and Lobbying services at a local, national and European level.
Since establishing the firm, Jason has become a regular opinion writer on legal and political issues for the Irish Independent and the Journal.ie, as well as making regular media contributions and guest appearances on national TV and Radio.
When asked about the coveted nominations, Jason commented, “I am delighted that both the firm and I have received five award nominations this year, in categories alongside long established law firms. I am extremely proud of what we have accomplished in the last three years and to receive such valued recognition from industry peers is most positive and encouraging. I particularly thank all of our valued clients and all of those who have supported J.O.S Solicitors since 20I5. We look forward to continuing to grow the firm and brand over the coming years in order to best serve our expanding client base both locally and nationally.”