Mr Fergal Dennehy > Ronan Daly Jermyn > Cork, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

Ronan Daly Jermyn
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Work Department

Insurance, Litigation and Dispute Resolution


Fergal Dennehy is head of Ronan Daly Jermyn’s Munster Healthcare Practice. A skilled healthcare litigator, Fergal advises insurance companies, hospitals and medical professionals on complex negligence claims.

He has acted for both public health systems and private health systems instructed by both the State Claims Agency Clinical Indemnity Scheme and private insurers representing both public and private hospitals from Wexford south to Cork and west to Limerick and all points in between. Fergal acts for private insurers such as Allianz and Travelers Insurance Company. He has additional expertise representing intellectual disability organisations and healthcare institutions.

Fergal represents intellectual disability organisations and institutions, private insurers in relation to alternative healthcare professionals from acupuncturists to counsellors and also represents pharmacies and physiotherapists.


Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland.
Member of the UCC Medical Ethics Committee
Member of the Clinical Trials Ethics Committee of Cork Teaching Hospitals


BCL (University College Cork).

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Healthcare and life sciences

Ronan Daly Jermyn provides ‘confident, pragmatic advice‘ on a range of matters in the healthcare and life sciences sectors, particularly medical negligence litigation and corporate transactions. Based across offices in Cork and Galway, the team is ideally positioned to advise multinational pharmaceutical and medical device companies located in the south and west of Ireland. In Galway, Padraic Brennan, Imelda Tierney and Fergal Dennehy specialise in healthcare litigation, while Cork-based Gillian Keating and Diarmaid Gavin focus on M&A, fundraisings, IP, and technology transfers and research agreements.