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Stewarts Law LLP

5 NEW STREET SQUARE, LONDON, EC4A 3BF, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7822 8000
Fax:
Fax 020 7822 8037
Email:
Web:
www.stewartslaw.com
Leeds, London

Muiris Lyons

Tel:
Work 020 7822 8000
Email:
Web:
www.stewartslaw.com/people/muiris-lyons/
Stewarts Law LLP

Work Department

Clinical Negligence

Position

Partner and Head of the Clinical Negligence department. Muiris is ranked as one of the leading claimant clinical negligence lawyers in the country. 

Expertise
Muiris specialises in catastrophic spinal, brain and birth injury, and fatal claims arising out of clinical negligence. He has a wealth of experience in dealing with claims against medical professionals both within the NHS and private medicine.

Muiris has extensive experience of all aspects of healthcare litigation and has been involved in cases in the High Court, Court of Appeal, House of Lords and the European Court of Human Rights. He has taken a lead role in a number of high-profile cases involving right to life and right to die issues as well IVF-related litigationa and human rights.

Muiris has extensive experience of all aspects of healthcare litigation and has been involved in cases in the High Court, Court of Appeal, House of Lords and the European Court of Human Rights. He has taken a lead role in a number of high-profile cases involving right to life and right to die issues as well IVF-related litigation and human rights.

Career

Qualified 1991; Coles Miller, Poole 1991-93; Stewarts, Taunton 1993-95; Bond Pearce, Plymouth 1995-98; partner Withy King, Bath 1999-2004; partner Alexander Harris/Irwin Mitchell 2004-08; partner Stewarts Law LLP 2008.

Member

Muiris is a past-president of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers (APIL), and is one of only nine lawyers to be awarded their prestigious Senior Fellowship in recognition of his “outstanding contribution” campaigning for the rights of injured people.

Education

St George RC, Southampton; Taunton College, Southampton; University of Glamorgan (1988 LLB Hons); College of Law Guildford (1991); Nottingham Trent University (1997 LLM Distinction).

Leisure

Family, football, jazz, Soho house.


London: Insurance

Clinical negligence: claimant

Within: Leading individuals

Muiris Lyons - Stewarts Law LLP

Within: Clinical negligence: claimant

Stewarts Law LLP  is 'competent, responsive, organised and attentive to detail'; all in all it provides 'first-class service'. A 'standout practice for catastrophic injury', the practice has an extensive track record handling multimillion-pound neurological, spinal and fatal injury cases. Alison Goldney re-joined the firm from Brethertons LLP, and is recommended alongside Muiris Lyons, who is recognised throughout the UK and abroad as one of the leading figures for maximum severity work. Nick Knowles has many years of experience and 'a caring heart to his cutting-edge practice'.

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