Our Team

Welcome to our website where you can learn how we operate, read more about areas of specialisation and catch up on latest case histories and information posts.

We can help in all areas of Irish law and specialise in Irish immigration

You may not find all the information you need on the site. If that happens,mail us or request a call back and one of our solicitors will contact you to discuss how we might help.

Why work with us?

Legal advice for all private and commercial law

  • Confidential
  • Objective

You are invited to contact any of our team directly

  • Discuss your case in confidence
  • We will discuss your options with you
  • Get a plan of action and budget
If we believe we can assist, we will schedule a consultation to provide an action plan and workable budget proposal for you.
In each of the legal areas we represent, our team of solicitors have a depth of experience and a portfolio of successful case histories.

Brian S. McGrane

Dip LS, ACI Arb

Brian qualified as a solicitor in 1994. He previously worked in Dockrell Shields and Farrell, Ivor Fitzpatrick & Co. and John P. Redmond & co. before establishing the practice with Gerard McGrath in 1999. He deals mainly with personal injury, general litigation and probate.

A keen sports man, his interests are in soccer, table tennis and cycling. He is a member of the Capel Cripples – a group which runs each Friday to the Phoenix Park. He coaches boys football with Cabinteely FC (“Cabo”)

Gerard McGrath

BCL, Dip Comm. Law

Gerard qualified as a solicitor in 1988 and worked in Dublin, Limerick and Cork before establishing the practice with Brian McGrane in 1999. He works mainly in the area of commercial work as well as general litigation.

A former international distance runner, Gerard enjoys cycling and coaching athletics. He is a director of the women’s mini marathon, the largest participation event in Ireland. He is also a member of the Capel Cripples (see above).

Julie Mullan

BA, Dip LS, Dip Emp Law

Julie qualified as a solicitor in 1999 and specializes in conveyencing, commercial lending, work permits and employment law. She holds a Diploma in Employment Law from the Law Society.

Julie's interests include sailing and powerlifting. She is not a member of the Capel Cripples (see above).


Elaine O’Sullivan


Elaine qualified as a solicitor in 2017 and works primarily in Immigration and Judicial Review. She holds an LLM in Human Rights in the Criminal Justice System from the University of Limerick.

Elaine is a fully trained classical violinist, pianist and aspiring cellist. She enjoys keeping fit through resistance training. Elaine is also a long-time volunteer with the charity ALONE.

Aileen Gittens

BCL, Dip Emp Law

Aileen qualified as a solicitor in 2013 having trained with one of Ireland’s largest corporate law firms. She worked as in-house counsel for a further year and a half before joining McGrath McGrane. She now specialises in immigration and civil litigation law.

Aileen’s interests outside of the law include running, hiking and traveling. She regularly competes in middle distance athletics competitions. She once spent a week in a silent meditation retreat and has not stopped talking since.

Mary Henderson


Client Testimonials

McGrath McGrane

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