Irelands First Blind Barrister

“I hope to be President of Ireland someday - you need to think big!”

“I hope to be President of Ireland someday - you need to think big!”


Sinead Kane is a solicitor, blogger and certified mediator, who in 2009 became Ireland’s first visually impaired blind solicitor. With only 5% vision, Sinead courageously chose a career in law - a profession which involves a high percentage of reading and joined George to tell him all about how she has defied the odds to achieve her dreams.

 

Sinead tells George about growing up in Cork, grappling with the genetic visual impairment and her ambitions to reach the highest office in the land:

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