In 2006, Orla graduated from Trinity College Dublin with a BA Degree in Geography and Sociology and completed a Diploma in Legal Studies from the Dublin Institute of Technology in 2007. Orla joined Orpen Franks Solicitors LLP in 2009 and was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in Ireland in April 2012. In 2013, Orla was awarded a Certificate in Banking Law and Practice from the Law Society of Ireland.
- Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
- Law Society of Ireland