Meet our legal team

David J Synnott
David J Synnott

Principal Solicitor

David Synnott is the senior partner and founder of the firm. He has been practicing law for more than 30 years, 15 of which have been dedicated exclusively to personal injury. David has been practicing law for the past 35 years and is considered one of the most experienced practitioners in all aspects of the law of personal injuries. David has successfully represented plaintiffs in numerous high value compensation claims and landmark cases, as well as many thousands of victims of everyday accidents.
He firmly believes that ‘the little guy’ should be at least equally well represented as the mighty insurance companies.

Michelle Synnott
Michelle Synnott

Solicitor, LLB

Michelle started working at the firm in 2003. Michelle is a fully qualified solicitor with an LLB from Griffith College. She also holds a Diploma in Intellectual Property and Information Technology Law (Dip IP IT).
Areas of practice include; Personal injuries, Medical Law, Fatal injuries, Conveyancing, Wills & Probate, Debt collection and Defamation Law.

Caroline Brennan
Caroline Brennan

Solicitor, BL

Caroline Brennan was called to the Bar in 1999 and practised as a barrister for a number of years before joining McCann FitzGerald Solicitors as a family law specialist in 2004. In 2006 she re-qualified as a solicitor. Throughout her years practising as a senior solicitor at McCann FitzGerald Solicitors Caroline was involved in many high profile, landmark, family law cases. She is a very experienced family law practitioner.
Caroline has lectured and tutored extensively on the subject of family law and is co-author of the 4th edition of the Law Society of Ireland’s ‘Family Law’ handbook published by Oxford University Press. She has acted as external examiner for the Law Society of Ireland’s Family Law professional practice course. She is a member of the Family Lawyers’ Association, has served on the Executive Committee of the Family Lawyer’s Association and chaired the Family Lawyers’ Association Education Sub-Committee. She is also a trained Collaborative lawyer.
Caroline has been awarded a Diploma in Employment Law by the Law Society of Ireland and has tutored on the topic at Trinity College Dublin. She is also a member of the Employment Law Association of Ireland.
Areas of practice include: Family Law and Employment Law.

Sandra Hartford
Sandra HartfordLegal Executive

Legal Executive

Sandra has been working in law for the past 21 years, Her expertise is personal injuries and medical negligence. Sandra has been working alongside Synnott Lawline Solicitors for over 17 years as a Legal Executive. Sandra focuses solely on Personal Injury law and Medical Negligence representing clients who have suffered injuries as a result of road traffic accidents, accidents in the workplace, medical and cosmetic negligence as well as industrial and occupational disease. Sandra has managed extensive files including; the 2009 High Court Ruling, Yang Yun –v- MIBI, the case which moved the goal posts in relation to Catastrophic Injuries whereby the upper limit on those cases was increased to €450,000.

Martina Gowran
Martina Gowran

Legal Executive

Martina started working at the firm in January 2016. Martina holds a Professional Diploma in Insurance and worked for a Global Insurance Company for nearly 15 years. Martina focuses solely on Personal Injury Law representing clients who have suffered injuries as a result of road traffic accidents and accidents in the workplace.

Elkie Mills
Elkie Mills

Legal Executive

Elkie joined Synnott Lawline as a Legal Executive in July.

Andrew Synnott
Andrew Synnott

Intern / Apprentice

Introducing our newest intern/apprentice, Andrew Synnott. Andrew recently joined Synnott Lawline and has already made himself an invaluable asset. We have no doubt that Andrew will make an excellent solicitor.

We are Specialists in Personal Injury Claims*

Simply call us on locall 1850 20 40 60, email us or tell about your case and start your claim today.