Peter McInnes

Peter is a partner in McInnes Dunne Solicitors, a boutique law firm specialising in employment and labour law.

Peter advises corporate clients and senior executives on a diverse range of employment issues including disputes, unfair/wrongful dismissals, applications to restrain dismissals, discrimination, individual and collective redundancies and industrial relations.

Peter is a tough, yet practical commercial litigator. He has acted for clients in Commercial Court cases arising from shareholder/boardroom disputes in both private and public companies. He is also a CEDR (Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution) accredited mediator with considerable mediation experience in the areas of employment and commercial dispute resolution. Peter also advises on partnership law.

Peter McInnes has a rare ability to explain things succinctly and in layman’s terms. Knowledgeable, tough, and practical – he highlights courses of action for the best and worst-case scenarios. One to have on your side”.

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Specific skills:

  • Advocacy before specialist employment disputes fora
  • Advising on partnership disputes
  • Advising on unfair/wrongful dismissal and injunctions to restrain dismissals


  • English

Professional memberships:

  • Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
  • Law Society of Ireland


  • Jordanhill College School, 1984
  • Glasgow University, 1990
  • Admitted to Roll of Solicitors Law Society of Scotland, 1991
  • Admitted to Roll of Solicitors Law Society of Ireland, 1996