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Dillon Eustace

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Ireland > Insurance

With a team of ‘very experienced and approachable partners’, Dillon Eustace‘s insurance practice covers a wide range of insurance-related matters, both contentious and non-contentious. Its contentious work includes representing insurers in claims ranging from defamation, breaches of constitutional rights, and personal injury. In addition, it advises insurers on regulatory and commercial matters including solvency requirements and data protection. The regulatory side of the practice is led by Andrew Bates, who is ‘a knowledgeable expert in this area’, according to a major insurer, while the contentious side is led by Kieran Cowhey. John O’Riordan also handles a range of contentious matters.

Ireland > Dispute resolution

Dillon Eustace has particular expertise in litigation in the insurance and financial services sectors, with clients including funds, financial institutions, leading insurers and state bodies. The team also represents financial services clients in regulatory investigations and has acted in significant recent defamation, property and professional negligence claims. Team head Kieran Cowhey has a strong insurance defence practice but also handles product liability and aviation sector litigation. Other key contacts include John Doyle, who has particular expertise in employment and defamation cases (and is also recommended for his arbitration experience); John O’Riordan, who handles commercial, financial and property-related litigation; and ‘safe pair of handsPeter Bredin.