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Mason Hayes & Curran

BARROW STREET, DUBLIN 4, IRELAND
Tel:
Work +353 1 614 5000
Fax:
Fax +353 1 614 5001
DX:
11 DUBLIN
Email:
Web:
www.mhc.ie
Dublin, London, New York

Liam Guidera

Tel:
Work +353 1 614 5806
Email:
Mason Hayes & Curran

Work Department

Commercial Litigation

Position

Liam is a partner in Mason Hayes & Curran's Dispute Resolution team, practising in commercial litigation. He is a deeply experienced lawyer with a long history of acting in contractual and tortious litigation principally for plaintiffs in many landmark cases. His experience includes acting for two of Ireland’s former Taoisigh (Prime Ministers) in public inquiries. Liam has appeared as an advocate in many Courts, Inquiries and Administrative Tribunals. In recent years he has been involved in a number of independent reviews and investigations. 

He also has a practice in insurance and professional risk. He has acted for both plaintiffs and defendants/insurers in defamation cases and all types of liability claims, including catastrophic and fatal injuries, maritime accidents, asbestos related claims, medical and professional negligence suits.

Member

Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Irish Commercial Mediation Association; Law Society of Ireland; Dublin Solicitors Bar Association.

Education

University College Dublin (BCL); Law Society of Ireland.


Ireland

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Maurice Phelan leads the practice at Mason Hayes & Curran, which stands out for its 'personal service, integrity, and commercial and practical advice' and its sector specialisms in finance and property. The 'able and experienced' Liam Guidera and 'clear, efficient, and hard-working' senior associate Conor O’Leary acted for shopping centre owner IMRF II Frascati in a dispute with Marks & Spencer. Richard Woulfe and Tanya Colbert are also recommended. Jane Pilkington left the firm.

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White-collar crime

Within: White-collar crime

Emer Gilvarry heads the 'very strong' team at Mason Hayes & Curran, which acts for a number of Ireland's leading financial institutions and corporates, advising on internal and external investigations and representing clients in private commissions of investigation and public tribunals of inquiry. In a recent matter, Liam Guidera acted for parties involved in an inquiry following a whistleblower's allegations of police corruption. John O’Leary, who recently made partner, and Colin Monaghan, who joined from Arthur Cox, are also key members of the team. Adrian Lennon left the firm.

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