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LAVERY HOUSE, EARLSFORT TERRACE, DUBLIN 2, D02 T625, IRELAND
Tel:
Work +353 1 662 4747
DX:
175 DUBLIN
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Web:
www.hayes-solicitors.ie
Hayes Solicitors, Matthew Austin, Dublin, IRELAND

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Matthew Austin

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Hayes Solicitors

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Commercial and Business

Position

Partner in the Commercial & Business team at Hayes solicitors. He is a highly skilled litigator across a wide range of commercial disputes and is particularly experienced in cases before the Commercial Court. In recent years Matthew has acted in both the prosecution and defence of significant loan recovery proceedings and is currently acting in the defence of very substantial construction/energy claims before the Commercial Court. His considerable experience of alternative dispute resolution mechanisms includes acting in a number of successful mediations to resolve large commercial claims. Matthew is an experienced commercial lawyer and advises a number of Irish and international clients on a wide range of commercial matters, including consumer law, contract law and intellectual property law. Matthew has a specialist interest in professional regulatory matters, particularly with regard to the veterinary profession, and has extensive experience in defending complaints before the Fitness to Practise Committee of the Veterinary Council of Ireland. He also advises widely in the defence of civil and criminal matters in the professional sphere.

Member

Law Society of Ireland
Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
Commercial Litigation Association of Ireland.

Education

Bachelor of Laws Degree, Trinity College Dublin
Professional qualification as a solicitor (Professional and Advanced Course), Law Society of Ireland, 2009
Diploma in Intellectual Property and Information Technology, Law Society of Ireland


Ireland

Insurance

Within: Insurance

Under the lead of Mary Hough and Joe O’Malley, the team at Hayes Solicitors is highly specialised in healthcare litigation, representing the State Claims Agency and the Medical Protection Society in a high volume of cases. The healthcare team has been bolstered by the arrival of a number of new solicitors as well as the partner promotion of Martha Wilson. Caroline Crowley, Louise O’Rourke, Stephen McGuinness and Matthew Austin are the other key contacts. Hilary Muldowney left for the State Claims Agency.

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