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Johnsons Solicitors

Work 028 9024 0183
Fax 028 9031 3300
Belfast, Dublin, London

David Craig

Work 028 9024 0183
Johnsons Solicitors

Work Department

Dispute resolution/defamation.


Practices in the areas of dispute resolution, with particular expertise in catastrophic injury claims, product liability, professional indemnity and those involving indemnity disputes. He also specialises in media law and sports law with particular emphasis in defamation.


Trained Johnsons; qualifed 1990, partner 2002.


Law Society of Northern Ireland; Law Society of Ireland.


Strabane Grammar School; Queens University Belfast; Institute of Professional Legal Studies, Belfast.

Northern Ireland

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Recent work for the team at Johnsons Solicitors  includes commercial , insurance and real estate disputes. The team is acting for Lambert Smith Hampton in a dispute over an alleged failure by insurers to accept a block notification of a number of claims. Danske Bank is another key client for the firm. Kenneth Alexander Chambers leads the team, in which David Craig and Gareth Liddy are also key names.

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Northern Ireland: Insurance

Personal injury and clinical negligence: defendant

Within: Personal injury and clinical negligence: defendant

Johnsons Solicitors’ defendant insurance practice attracts praise for its ‘significant depth of knowledge’ in employers’ liability claims involving catastrophic injury cases. In 2017, the team successfully defended Moy Park in a €20,000 personal injury claim involving an alleged shoulder injury caused by a collision with an industrial trolley; the claim was struck out. Other key clients include Aviva and Prestige Underwriting. Managing partner Kenneth Alexander Chambers (‘an excellent negotiator’) leads the team and David Craig attracts praise for his ‘excellent advice on liability matters’.

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