Celebrating Excellence: The 12th Annual Dye & Durham Irish Law Awards

This annual event aims to identify, honour, and publicise outstanding achievements, while also recognising those who have dedicated their lives to serving in the legal profession. The 2024 Dye & Durham Irish Law Awards took place on 14th June, where the legal elite gathered at the Convention Centre, Dublin. The atmosphere was electric as Ivan Yates, a distinguished broadcaster and former politician, hosted the evening’s proceedings, bringing his unique blend of charm and professionalism to the stage.

Amongst many other winners on the night, the award for “Law Firm of the Year” (sponsored by Dye & Durham) went to:

  • Alastair Purdy & Co (Connacht/Ulster)

    Law Firm of the Year 2024

  • Dentons Ireland (Dublin)
  • McCarthy + Co Solicitors LLP (Munster)
  • Susan Webster & Company (Leinster)

The overall “Law Firm of the Year” award was proudly claimed by McCarthy + Co Solicitors LLP, marking a significant achievement for their exceptional contributions to the legal field. A huge congratulations to all our winners!

This year’s awards ceremony highlighted the remarkable contributions of lawyers across various categories. These awards are a testament to the hard work, dedication, and exceptional talent within Ireland’s legal sector. Each nominee and winner exemplifies the highest standards of practice and professionalism, showcasing the vital role they play in upholding justice and the rule of law.

Amongst the distinguished winners were leading firms, individual practitioners, and emerging talents who have demonstrated excellence in their respective fields. These awards not only recognise their achievements but also inspire future generations of legal professionals to strive for greatness.

The event was more than just a celebration of individual accomplishments; it was a reflection of the collective spirit and resilience of the Irish legal community. As we honoured those who have made significant contributions to the profession, we also acknowledged the evolving landscape of law in Ireland, adapting to new challenges and embracing opportunities for growth and innovation.

We extend our heartfelt thanks to our esteemed judging panel and partners for their invaluable support and dedication in making this event possible. Your expertise and commitment have been instrumental in upholding the high standards of these awards.

Congratulations to all the winners and nominees of the 2024 Dye & Durham Irish Law Awards. Your dedication and achievements serve as a beacon of excellence and a source of inspiration for all in the legal profession. Here’s to another year of outstanding accomplishments and continued success in the pursuit of justice.