Gareth Walls

Gareth Walls

Northern Ireland
A&L Goodbody

Gareth Walls is a Partner at A&L Goodbody in Northern Ireland and head of the Employment and Incentives Group. 

Experience

Gareth has extensive experience in providing Employment advice to public and private sector employers on a national and international basis. He is an accredited member with CEDR (Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution); a Panel Member of the Northern Ireland Law Society Mediation Group and a long standing member of the Employment Lawyers Group for Northern Ireland.

Gareth specialises in both contentious and non-contentious aspects of employment law and is an accomplished advocate in the Industrial and Fair Employment Tribunals.  He is recognised for his practical and commercial advice, and for his experience of discrimination and diversity issues in Northern Ireland.

Market Recommendations

Gareth is recognised in a number of leading legal publications. He is ranked as a Band 1 Lawyer by Chambers and Partners UK where he is praised for for being "excellent within the field of employment law" and "very personable, helpful and highly knowledgeable."  Gareth is also recognised as a 'Leading Individual' by the Legal 500 UK Guide where he is highlighted for his ‘professional approach and decisiveness, with an unparalleled customer focus’.

Gareth was awarded 'Employment and Benefits UK Lawyer of the Year 2017' by the by international publication 'Client Choice'.