Donna Ponsonby joins partnership of Gallagher & Brennan Solicitors
Letterkenny-based Gallagher & Brennan Solicitors will now be known as Gallagher Brennan Ponsonby Solicitors following the promotion of Donna Ponsonby to partner.
Ms Ponsonby joined the firm as an assistant solicitor in 2012 prior to being promoted to associate in 2014. She practises in the areas of civil litigation, employment law and has particular expertise in family law.
She joins Patsy Gallagher and Dominic Brennan as partners in the firm, which was established in 2006.
Mr Gallagher said: “She reminded me a lot of myself. We are very similar in our approach to work and in how we operate. I knew immediately she was the perfect fit for our firm.
“Her skill and ability as a solicitor and advocate were evident from very early on and she continues to excel today. I look forward to working in partnership with Ms Ponsonby.”
Mr Brennan added: “Since joining us Donna has proved an invaluable asset to our firm. Her passion and commitment to her role is unwavering.
“For us, it was the obvious next step to make her a partner. She has certainly earned this title and proved her worth. I am delighted to be taking her on board.”
Commenting on her appointment, Ms Ponsony said: “I am so grateful to have been given this opportunity as I have always aspired to be made partner.
“It is an amazing firm to work in, Patsy and Dominic are extremely supportive and encouraging and the staff are incredible. I am very excited to develop the practice further, and to continue to provide the best possible legal services to our clients.”