Ms Margaret Muldowney > William Fry > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

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Margaret Muldowney is a Consultant to the Clinical Advisory team within our Life Sciences division at William Fry, Margaret has advised healthcare clients including hospitals, doctors and nurses, on all aspects of their work for almost 30 years. She acts as lead legal advisor in the defence of clinical claims and fitness to practice inquiries.


Margaret has advised on a diverse range of healthcare and life sciences issues covering clinical trials, human assisted reproduction, Freedom of Information, privacy and confidentiality matters. She has represented healthcare clients before Tribunals and Commissions of Inquiry. Margaret has served on the Ethics Committees of two hospitals

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Ireland > Healthcare and life sciences

Laura Scott, who stands out as a ‘real expert in IP matters in the industry‘, leads the life sciences practice at William Fry, which has been highly active in large-scale patent litigation, IP licensing and commercialisation, e-health and medical technology, and corporate transactions involving pharmaceutical companies. The team was strengthened at senior level by the promotions of Charleen O’Keeffe and Colette Brady, who bring additional expertise in IP and regulatory disputes, in September 2020. Fiona Barry and consultant Margaret Muldowney are key contacts in the healthcare practice, which handles high-profile medical negligence and product liability litigation.