The Employment Law Association of Ireland (ELAI) was established in November 2010 to promote the exchange of ideas and information and to encourage close collaboration among those with a professional interest in the practice or study of employment law on the island of Ireland. The ELAI welcomes all with such an interest to join the Association.


ELAI Annual Dinner

The Employment Law Association of Ireland cordially invites all ELAI members to its Annual Dinner 2017 with our guest speaker and honorary member, which will take place in the Westbury Hotel, Dublin on 24 November 2017

Our Guest Speaker is Ms Noeline Blackwell CEO Dublin Rape Crisis Centre.

Honorary member for 2017 is Ms Justice Mary Finlay Geoghegan in recognition of her significant contribution to employment law.


Date                             Friday 24th November

Venue                         Grafton Suite the Westbury Hotel (entrance through Grafton Foyer)

Drinks Reception        7.00pm

Tickets                        €85.65

Dress Code                 Cocktail

Queries                       Address to Danielle: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Bookings                     Details will soon be sent to members to pay through Eventbrite.

We are very grateful to our generous sponsors Keane McDonald.

We look forward to welcoming you at the Westbury.

ELAI Committee

Employment Equality Law Discount

A 50% discount is available for ELAI members to the Employment Equality Law in Ireland Update 2017 on 12 October 2017.



Membership 2017/2018 now due.

For current members please renew your membership for the upcoming membership year through to Spring 2018 by clicking here to fill in an online application form. A link will be sent to you by email then to complete payment by PayPal or by bank transfer.

Membership rates will remain the same for the upcoming membership year. Please note that members who have joined or renewed their membership since January 2017 will retain their membership through to the next AGM in Spring 2018 and do not need to re-subscribe. 

Click here for information on the ELAI's survey of practitioners on dispute resolution under the Workplace Relations Act 2015 - One Year On

Some photos from the recent Midyear Meeting of the American Bar Association: Section of Labor and Employment Law in association with the ELAI, May 2017