Aisling Gannon > Eversheds Sutherland > Dublin, Ireland > Lawyer Profile

Eversheds Sutherland

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Aisling is a Partner in the Dispute Resolution and Litigation Department in Eversheds Sutherland Ireland. Aisling's focus area is the strategic management of Corporate Claims in the Healthcare, Retail and Hospitality Sectors. She is a trusted adviser to many CEOs and boards, with particular experience in the Healthcare Sector advising on clinical and corporate governance matters.
Aisling has 20+ years’ experience advising Irish Companies and their insurers and brokers in respect of their corporate claims. She advises on risk and crisis management, governance and strategy. She works alongside Irish and international brokers, intermediaries, insurers and reinsurers. She partners with her global colleagues to deliver international best practice to companies in respect of their Irish operations.


Partner, Head of Healthcare

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Ireland > Insurance

Eversheds Sutherland works on a wide variety of insurance matters, acting for insurers and insured entities in cases involving medical and professional negligence. Head of Insurance Aisling Gannon ‘is particularly good at gaining the trust of clients and acts for prominent healthcare providers, including representing Allianz in a medical negligence case involving injury during childbirth. Jim Trueick specialises in handling professional indemnity cases. Stephen Barry leads on insurance distribution and is currently advising the self-insured auditor EY in a professional negligence claim.

Ireland > Healthcare and life sciences

(Leading individuals)

Aisling GannonEversheds Sutherland

Noted for its ‘technical expertise in healthcare‘, Eversheds Sutherland has extensive experience acting for public sector healthcare organisations, primary care providers, nursing homes and private hospitals, as well as insurers. The team handles litigation and regulatory hearings, in addition to corporate, commercial and procurement matters. On the life sciences side, the practice advises on financing, M&A, corporate reorganisations, tech and IP work. Tony McGovern acts for multinationals and regulatory organisations in the life sciences sector, while Aisling Gannon – whose ‘technical knowledge is unsurpassed‘ – advises on disputes, risk management and regulatory compliance.

Ireland > Dispute resolution

Public sector and regulatory litigation is a significant area of expertise for Eversheds Sutherland‘s ‘client-focused‘ team, which is also experienced in handling disputes in the financial services, insurance and healthcare sectors. The team has also acted on several complex, high-profile cases in the Commercial Court. Clients include multinationals, leading domestic companies, and public and regulatory bodies (which practice head Pamela O’Neill has particular expertise in advising). Other key contacts in the team are Norman Fitzgerald, who handles commercial, regulatory and insolvency-related litigation; Dermot McEvoy, who specialises in contentious property and construction; healthcare sector expert Aisling Gannon; the ‘excellentStephen Barry, who has niche expertise in health and safety and planning and environmental matters; and Neil O’Mahony, who is experienced in insolvency and banking litigation.