Tadhg McDonnell BE LLB CEng FIEI FCIArb

28 Oldtown Lawns

Sallins Road


Co Kildare

Contact Details

Ph +353 (87) 2886909

Email tmcdonnell@eircom.net


LLB in Irish Law - 2015

Diploma in Arbitration Law - 1996

Diploma in Highway Engineering - 1992

Diploma in Project Management - 1986

BE Degree in Civil Engineering - 1984

Conciliators Panel Engineers Ireland - 2016

Accredited Adjudicator (Republic of Ireland) - 2015

Fellow, Institution of Engineers of Ireland - 2007

Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators - 1997

Associate, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators - 1993

Chartered Engineer, Institution of Engineers of Ireland – 1993

Career History

1984 – 1991, Site Agent & Project Manager with national building & civil engineering contractors.

1991 – 2001, Engineering roles, both on site and design, primarily working in Road Design, Road Construction and Water Services Sections.

2001 – 2005, Managerial role in Water Services & Environment Depts.

2005 to date, Director of Services, Meath &Kildare Co Co.’s, responsible for, at various times, Corporate& HR, Planning, Water, Environment & Housing functions


Represented employer in arbitration proceedings, whilst employed in both contractor and client role.

Similarly have represented employer in conciliation proceedings.

Lead witness at sworn public inquiries.

Represented employer at Labour Court hearings.

Appointed as Arbitrator by CIArb with respect to a number of disputes.