Mr David Kavanagh > Dillon Eustace > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

Dillon Eustace

Work Department

Litigations and Dispute Resolution, Media, Transport, Insurance Disputes


Partner, Litigation and Dispute Resolution


David Kavanagh specialises in Litigation and Dispute Resolution and has particular expertise in defamation and media law.

David represents insurers and companies in defending personal injury actions, including road traffic accidents, employer liability and public liability claims and product liability claims.

He is an expert in defamation and media law, advising media organisations for over a decade in a broad range of issues from defamation, privacy, contempt to pre-publication issues.

David has specialist knowledge in transport, maritime and admiralty law. He regularly represents ship owners, insurers, clubs and companies involved at each stage of the logistics chain. David is the treasurer and an executive committee member of the Irish Maritime Law Association.

He is a member of the board of directors of Just Sport Ireland, and is a member of the Dublin Solicitors’ Bar Association.


Irish Maritime Law Association, Dublin Solicitors Bar Association.


University College Dublin
The Law Society of Ireland
Also admitted in: England and Wales

Lawyer Rankings

Ireland > Media and entertainment

Dillon Eustace specialises in defamation proceedings, acting for a range of media outlets in this space. The team’s work includes handling the Irish elements of multi-jurisdictional litigation. John Doyle and David Kavanagh are the key figures in the practice.