Holmes O’Malley Sexton’s insurance team is ranked as one of the best is Europe by Chambers & Partners following market plaudits for its defence practice. The independent accreditation notes that the team have expertise in professional indemnity and negligence cases, frequently pertaining to the construction, accounting and legal sectors. The report also notes that the team are experienced in personal injury claims, often relating to road traffic accidents.
“They are good at analysing the issues, negotiating and acting in court.”
Commenting on the results of the report, Harry Fehily, Managing Partner, said:
“We are delighted to see our market share, both in terms of diversity of work and number of insurance clients, continue to grow. This is testament to our clients’ commitment to excellence and to our team centered approach to client servicing. We are proud of the part we play in our clients’ continued success.”
Harry is highlighted for his expertise in professional negligence cases. One client praises his
“clear, concise advice,”
“He possesses excellent interpersonal skills and communicates effectively with all stakeholders.”
Michael Murphy, partner is also singled out for praise, one source explains that Michael Murphy is
“very much a specialist in professional indemnity,”
adding that he is
“very much up to speed with the emerging risks and concerns for clients and understands the legalities around those.”
He frequently handles cases involving the construction industry.
Holmes O’Malley Sexton’s dedicated Defence Litigation team comprises over 20 professionals, led by 7 partners and has extensive experience in all court jurisdictions and alternative dispute resolution.
George Kennedy, partner is singled out for praise for his corporate/M&A work particularly in respect of domestic and international businesses and private equity funds with investments, acquisitions and divestitures. He also has experience in MBOs. Clients say he
“possesses excellent interpersonal and communication skills and has huge expertise and knowledge in corporate law.”
Holmes O’Malley Sexton’s multidisciplinary Corporate and Commercial team comprises over 15 professionals, led by 6 partners whom are dedicated to providing legal services in corporate governance, finance and mergers & acquisitions.