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RIVERSIDE 2, SIR JOHN ROGERSONS QUAY, DUBLIN 2, IRELAND
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Work +353 1 418 0600
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Fax +353 1 418 0699
Email:
Web:
www.beauchamps.ie
Brussels, Dublin, Dublin
Beauchamps, Emma Keegan, Dublin, IRELAND

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Emma Keegan

Tel:
Work +353 1 4180600
Email:
Web:
www.beauchamps.ie
Beauchamps

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Litigation & dispute resolution, Insurance & professional indemnity 

Position

Emma is a partner in our litigation & dispute resolution team. Emma specialises in contractual and commercial dispute resolution and advises commercial clients and financial institutions in that area. Emma has considerable expertise in professional negligence claims and advises insurers and commercial clients in this area. Emma regularly advises major financial institutions and their insurers on complex disputes in retail, corporate, and wealth banking divisions.

Allied to her litigation practice, Emma is a recognised expert in the area of legal project management and works with financial institutions on large scale litigation and investigative regulatory projects.   

Recent experience

  • A large internationally networked outsourcing services provider - advice and representation in relation to defining the status of an Account Sale Agreement in the context of a Notice of Intention to cease issued against it by Central Bank Ireland pursuant to Section 45 of the Central Bank (Supervision and Enforcement) Act 2013   

  • A foreign bank in relation to a cross jurisdictional challenge on negligence claim flowing from the financing of a leisure sector development

  • A large Netherlands company in relation to a dispute regarding an Arbitral Final Award issued in Rotterdam; acting in the enforcement of final award in Irish Courts
  • A large financial Institution - advice and coordination of a team transitioned to assist in the Tracker Mortgage Examination, the most significant supervisory review ever undertaken in the context of Central Bank’s consumer protection mandate

Member

  • Member of the Law Society of Ireland
  • Member of the Litigation Committee of the Dublin Solicitors Bar Association
  • Member of the Dublin Solicitors Bar Association

Education

  • Bachelor of Civil Law (University College Dublin, 1999)
  • Solicitor (Law Society of Ireland, 2002)
  • Diploma in Insolvency and Corporate Restructuring (Law Society of Ireland, 2012)


Ireland

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Beauchamps regularly acts for clients in highly regulated industries such as financial services, healthcare and insurance. Practice head Emma Keegan is representing the Health Information and Quality Association in relation to a statutory investigation into the National Maternity Hospital. Thomas O’Dwyer secured an injunction to block several piracy websites on behalf of the Motion Picture Association of America. Mark Heslin, Barry Cahir and Claire Callanan are also noted.

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