John Purcell

John Purcell

Managing Partner

John has been a partner for over thirty years and the Managing Partner of Barry M O’Meara & Son for more than fifteen years. Throughout this time and prior, he has acquired a reliable, innovative style and is at ease in every case.

Highly experienced, thoughtful and innovative, John is an exceptional Solicitor and concentrates primarily on Company Law, Personal Injuries and Commercial Litigation. He also advises extensively in the area of Wealth and Estate Management.

As Managing Partner, nobody is more committed than John at providing a modern and efficient legal service coupled with a commitment to traditional legal integrity. Besides his legal training John’s greatest asset is his experience and common sense, which he states is uncommon.

He has instigated positive changes which have seen the complete modernisation and refurbishment of the firm for which our office was awarded first prize in the Best Building Awards. He has continually overseen our development in technology ensuring we utilise the most modern technology to ensure the efficiency of the firm.

John is a keen sportsman, with a passion for racing and game fowling. He is also a supporter of Gaelic football and Rugby, having represented Macroom at both youth and senior level in Gaelic football and UCC and Dolphin Rugby Football Club at Senior level in Rugby.