Defamation and Privacy

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Defamation and Privacy2019-03-22T16:07:14+01:00

Focused and effective advice and representation on defamation and privacy law.

Our specialist solicitors provide advice and representation to clients in defamation and privacy actions.

We successfully advise and represent individuals and corporates who are the subject of inaccurate media coverage which has resulted in harm to the individual or corporates.

SERVICES

  • Good name and reputation management for individuals, companies and organisations
  • Advice upon constitutional rights including good name and reputation in defamation cases and a right to a fair trial in contempt proceedings
  • Contempt
  • Privacy law upon media intrusion
  • Credit reputation and defamation action management.

Contact one of our Defamation and Privacy team

Robert Bourke

Partner

T: +353 61 445550
E: robert.bourke@homs.ie

Harry Fehily

Managing Partner

T: +353 61 445512
E: harry.fehily@homs.ie

Caitlín Love

Solicitor

T: +353 61 445584
E: caitlin.love@homs.ie

Pat McInerney

Partner

T: +353 1 6344631
E: pat.mcinerney@homs.ie

John Ringrose

Partner

T: +353 21 4278620
E: john.ringrose@homs.ie

TALK TO AN EXPERT

Please contact us and one of our experienced solicitors will be in touch shortly.

Holmes O'Malley Sexton regularly acts for Limerick public sector entities such as Limerick University and also has expertise in the regulatory sphere. Practice head Harry Fehily is acting for the Irish Greyhound Board in respect of the first successful prosecution under section 20 of the Welfare of Greyhounds Act 2011.
Public Sector, Legal 500 EMEA 2018
Holmes O'Malley Sexton is well known in the insurance defence sector, where practice head Robert Kennedy and Harry Fehily provide ‘an excellent turnaround service’. Fehily was also active in a number of defamation claims. Donal Creaton has ‘excellent knowledge of the courts process’. All named partners are based in Limerick.
Dispute Resolution, Legal 500 EMEA 2018
Winner of Best Employer: Talent Development and Workplace Wellness Award 2017
Limerick Chamber Regional Business Awards
"They know their subject area very well, have good technical expertise and a commercial approach to settlements." "It is an excellent service because they are multi-disciplined and have specialists in all the areas." Multiple clients describe the team's service as "absolutely competitive," with one source explaining: "They represent very good value for money."
Dispute Resolution, Chambers Europe 2017
Holmes O’Malley Sexton’s ‘very strong team of litigators’ includes Harry Fehily, whose 2016 caseload included trade mark litigation and various judicial reviews. Practice head Robert Kennedy and Donal Creaton focus on defending insurance claims.
Dispute Resolution, Legal 500 EMEA 2017

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