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Kennedys

5TH FLOOR, LESLEY BUILDINGS, 61-65 FOUNTAIN STREET, BELFAST, BT1 5EX, NORTHERN IRELAND
Tel:
Work 028 9024 0067
Fax:
Fax 028 9031 5557
DX:
490 NR BELFAST
Email:
Web:
www.kennedyslaw.com
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Northern Ireland

Dispute resolution
Dispute resolution - ranked: tier 3

Kennedys

Kennedys is noted for its ‘commercial and client-led approach to dispute resolution’. Recent work for the team includes professional negligence, construction, personal injury, procurement and employment disputes. The group is continuing to advise banks and insurers on mis-selling and mis-valuation cases; in another matter, the group successfully defended an international retail company against four claims of racial discrimination. The ‘determined, meticulously detailed and highly combative’ Amanda Wylie leads the practice and is well known for her expertise in professional negligence matters. The ‘tenacious’ Raymond Gilmore garners praise for his ‘great grasp of construction litigation’.

Leading individuals

Amanda Wylie - Kennedys

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Northern Ireland: Insurance

Personal injury and clinical negligence: defendant
Personal injury and clinical negligence: defendant - ranked: tier 1

Kennedys

Kennedys provides a ‘top-class’ service assisting major insurers and private hospitals with catastrophic clinical negligence and personal injury claims, including occupational and industrial disease cases, failure to diagnose/delayed diagnosis, medical disciplinary proceedings, and motor claims. Employers’ liability and medical negligence matters have been key areas of activity in 2017; recent work includes defending a hospital in an ear surgery injury case. The ‘very practical’ practice head Amanda Wylie is ‘extremely hardworking’ and ‘leaves no stone unturned’. Wylie is also well known for her niche practice in defending marine insurance companies in catastrophic injury matters. Senior associate Megan Boyd and solicitor Ian Martindale are key names in the team.

Leading individuals

Amanda Wylie - Kennedys

Next generation lawyers

Megan Boyd - Kennedys

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