Jean O’Connor

Meet Your Advocate: Leading the Pre-Litigation Unit for Workplace Accident Claims

Navigating the aftermath of a workplace accident can be a daunting task. Victims are often left grappling with physical pain, emotional distress, and the complexities of legal procedures. At HOMS Assist, we understand these challenges deeply and are dedicated to providing expert legal support for injury victims. As the Pre-Litigation Unit Manager specialising in workplace accident claims, I bring over two decades of dedicated service in the legal sector to ensure that our clients receive the compassionate and professional assistance they deserve.

A Journey of Dedication and Excellence

Since joining HOMS Assist in 2010, my role has evolved significantly, reflecting our commitment to excellence and client satisfaction. Leading the Pre-Litigation Unit, I oversee the management of workplace accident claims, working tirelessly to secure just outcomes for our clients. Our approach is comprehensive, ensuring that every aspect of the claim process is handled with precision and care.

Career Highlights

Throughout my career, the intersection of law and empathy has been my guiding principle. Understanding the distress and confusion that accompany workplace accidents, my primary goal has always been to offer not just legal assistance but a pillar of support to our clients during these trying times. My expertise in litigation becomes a crucial asset in managing workplace accident claims, ensuring that our clients receive the competent and compassionate service they deserve.

Leading a team of three dedicated professionals, we strive to deliver the best possible outcomes swiftly and efficiently. Our approach includes:

  • Comprehensive Claim Management: From initial consultation to final settlement, we manage every step of the process.
  • Expert Coordination: Facilitating medical evaluations, expert testimonies, and negotiating settlements with insurance companies.
  • Client Empowerment: Providing clear, concise advice and options, ensuring clients feel informed and reassured throughout the process.

Education, Awards & Accolades

My educational background includes:

  • Diploma in Law Practice and Procedure from Griffith College
  • Diploma in Family Law from Griffith College
  • Diploma in Employment Law from Griffith College
  • Fetac Level 6 Diploma in Training, Delivery, and Evaluation

These qualifications have enriched my knowledge base and honed my skills to serve those in need of legal guidance better. They reflect a commitment to continuous learning and professional development, ensuring that I remain at the forefront of legal expertise.

Skills and Expertise

Specialising in workplace accident claims, claim management, and litigation, I merge professional rigour with empathy. Each case is handled with the sensitivity it deserves while navigating the complexities of legal procedures with precision. My commitment to my clients is unwavering – to provide a service that not only meets their immediate needs but also anticipates and addresses future concerns.

Our Promise

At HOMS Assist, our promise is to support you every step of the way. For those seeking assistance with workplace accident claims or navigating the aftermath of an injury, my team and I are here to provide:

  • Expert Legal Support: Ensuring your rights are protected and your voice is heard.
  • Compassionate Guidance: Offering empathy and understanding during challenging times.
  • Proactive Solutions: Anticipating potential issues and addressing them before they become problems.


The journey through a workplace accident claim can be complex and emotionally taxing. However, with the right support and guidance, it doesn’t have to be overwhelming. At HOMS Assist, we are committed to providing comprehensive, compassionate, and professional legal support for injury victims. Together, we will strive to secure the best possible outcome for you, ensuring your experience with us is not only satisfactory but genuinely supportive and beneficial.

If you or someone you know needs assistance with a workplace accident claim, don’t hesitate to reach out. Let’s work together to navigate this journey and achieve the justice and support you deserve.

Other Team Members

Natalia Banaszczyk​​​​, Trainee Legal Executive specialising in personal injury litigation sitting at a boardroom table

Natalia Banaszczyk

Trainee Legal Executive

Photograph of Ita Barrett, Office Manage with HOMS Assist

Ita Barrett


Photograph of Chloe Boland Personal Injury Claims Coordinator sitting at a desk

Chloe Boland

Claims Coordinator

Photography of Robert Bourke, Partner with HOMS Assist

Robert Bourke


Photograph on Stephen Clancy, Motor Assessor

Stephen Clancy

Motor Assessor

Photograph of William Donovan, Property Law Solicitor standing on a balcony

William Donovan


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1A South Mall, Cork, T12 PV44

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