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Defence Litigation

Holmes O'Malley Sexton is retained by most liability insurers in Ireland to deal with the defence of personal injury and related claims. We act on behalf of clients in all courts and throughout all geographical locations in the country. From dealing with road traffic accidents to complex employer's liability claims and public liability claims, our expertise in this practice area has grown over the years. We ensure that our personal injury defence team keep abreast of all legislative developments. We pride ourselves on being able to deliver a first class, cost-effective service to our clients.

The firm has acted in many landmark cases, which have changed and clarified the law in several key areas.

 

Limerick’s Holmes O’Malley Sexton provides ‘client-driven solutions’; ‘service comes first and fees are a secondary concern’. The firm has a broad dispute resolution practice led by Harry Fehily. Clients include the University of Limerick.
Legal 500 EMEA 2014 – Dispute Resolution

 

Holmes O’Malley Sexton has a defence litigation practice handling personal injury, professional negligence and other claims. Donal Creaton and Robert Kennedy are recommended.
Legal 500 EMEA 2014 – Insurance

 

Managing partner Harry Fehily at Holmes O’Malley Sexton ‘ensures first-class delivery within the firm’. Donal Creaton, who has ‘a cool head and gives sound advice’, successfully defended Limerick University in a harassment, discrimination and intimidation case.
Legal 500 EMEA 2013 - Dispute Resolution

 

Holmes O’Malley Sexton’s Donal Creaton and Robert Kennedy have ‘extensive knowledge and expertise in defence litigation’. Professional indemnity and personal injury defence are the main areas of focus for this busy practice.
Legal 500 EMEA 2013 - Insurance

Contacts

Donal Creaton

Partner

T: +353 61 445573

E: donal.creaton@homs.ie

Robert Kennedy

Partner

T: +353 61 445543

E: robert.kennedy@homs.ie

Terence Heaney

Partner

T: +353 61 445538

E: terry.heaney@homs.ie

Anna Owens

Solicitor

T: +353 61 445583

E: anna.owens@homs.ie

Tríona Walsh

Solicitor

T: +353 61 445567

E: triona.walsh@homs.ie

Wayne Finn

Solicitor

T: +353 61 445570

E: wayne.finn@homs.ie

Ailbhe Storan

Solicitor

T: +353 1 6768928

E: ailbhe.storan@homs.ie

Peggy Cusack

Legal Assistant

T: +353 61 445536

E: peggy.cusack@homs.ie

Tomás McDonagh

Solicitor

T: +353 61 445531

E: tomas.mcdonagh@homs.ie