The TikTok solicitor and employment law expert Richard Grogan passed away earlier today. He established his own firm Richard Grogan & Associates Solicitors in Dublin after a successful career in employment and personal injury law.
As of December 2021, he had over 296,000 followers and 2.2 million likes on his @richardgrogansolicitors TikTok page, offering employment law advice.
A lot of young people enjoyed Mr Grogan’s videos explaining Irish law in a straightforward manner, and he became renowned for the catchphrase “That’s the law, that’s the fact.”
The Law Society of Ireland mourns the passing of Council member Richard Grogan in a statement on Twitter.
Throughout his career, Richard concentrated on advocacy, both in court and in front of the public. His energy, wit, and dedication to the legal profession will be missed.”
A former President of the Law Society of Ireland, Stuart Gilhooly SC, also offered his condolences through Twitter, posting: “RIP Richard Grogan. He had been ill for some months but wore it with courage and stoicism.”
He will never be forgotten for his work in simplifying and making employment law accessible to consumers.”
Last month, Mr Grogan was honored with the Dye and Durham Irish Law Award for Lawyer of the Year.
Richard Grogan Cause of death:
The most famous employment lawyer in Ireland, Richard Grogan, has passed away.
“We are deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Council member Richard Grogan,” the Law Society tweeted Wednesday morning (November 12).
In addition, the Society noted that Richard was a diligent advocate during proceedings and in public forums. As they added, “his energy, humor, and dedication to his profession will be missed.”.
There is no information on the cause of his death; cancer or another illness may have caused his death.
How did Richard Grogan die?
Sadly, the Law Society Council announced his death today in an official statement. Unfortunately, we do not have any information regarding how Richard Grogan passed away.
Who was Richard Grogan?
Richard was a widely respected employment law expert and a Dublin-based solicitor. As director and head of employment and dispute resolution at the organization, Richard Grogan owned a firm named “Richard Grogan & Associates Solicitors.”
At the 2022 Dye & Durham Irish Law Awards, Grogan won the title of “Lawyer of the Year.” Richard Grogan was both an expert lawyer and a popular social media influencer.
He posted videos on TikTok and Instagram about employment law advice. There were millions of views and likes on his videos. Globally, he gained a lot of fans.
RIP Richard Grogan. A very nice man, and extremely funny. He made complicated legal matters completely accessible. His catchphrase was “That’s the law and that’s a fact” but when I rang he’d say “No, no, you’ve given me an excuse to slip out for a fag”.
— Donal O’Keeffe (@Donal_OKeeffe) November 23, 2022
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