Shane Neville > LK Shields Solicitors LLP > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

LK Shields Solicitors LLP
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Work Department

Insurance and Litigation and Dispute Resolution


Shane acts for national and international companies operating in the insurance, technology and professional sectors in a wide variety of commercial disputes.

Shane has acted in a wide range of commercial disputes, including insurance/policyholder disputes, professional-indemnity disputes, insolvency/receivership disputes and energy/oil industry disputes.

He advises on many aspects of general and commercial litigation and dispute resolution.

He is a member of the Commercial Litigation Association of Ireland, the Law Society of Ireland’s Professional Indemnity Insurance Committee, the Dublin Solicitors’ Bar Association and the Professional Negligence Lawyers’ Association (PNLA).

Shane’s practice has a particular focus on advising insurers and defending insured businesses in professional indemnity and other financial lines matters.  Niche areas of expertise of his include solicitors’ professional indemnity insurance regulatory law and partnership law.

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Insurance

LK Shields Solicitors LLP has made significant inroads into the wider insurance market, building on its history in solicitors’ professional indemnity cases, for which insurance disputes head Shane Neville is a prominent figure. Having leveraged the London connections of Ian Lavelle, who previously practised there for many years, the firm has achieved additional prominence in medical malpractice and construction. Eamon Jones is another senior insurance disputes specialist with extensive experience. Michael Kavanagh  left the firm in 2021.