DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Eugene F Collins

Dispute Resolution

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DEPARTMENT PROFILE

Eugene F Collins

Dispute Resolution

3 ranked lawyersBand 2IrelandEurope 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Receives consistently strong praise for work on behalf of a diverse client list that ranges from major companies through to smaller domestic entities or private individuals. Handles civil cases that involve issues of defamation, product liability, the termination of commercial contracts or enforcement actions against debtors. Advises trustees on proceedings filed on behalf of insolvent companies. Defends professional negligence claims brought against financial services companies.

Strengths

"The lawyers are very thorough, supportive and give me exactly the service I need. I am treated with urgency and feel empowered to make decisions," states one interviewee.

"They are really responsive and have detailed knowledge," says another impressed client, adding: "They provide pragmatic and commercial advice."

Work highlights

Assisted Kepak Group with its applications for injunctive relief against protesters who picketed the claimant's meat processing plants.

Notable practitioners

Caoilfhionn Ní Chuanacháin advises on diverse commercial claims, including those that arise within insolvency situations. "She can see around corners in complex litigation," says one interviewee. "Her client management skills are excellent," reports another source, adding: "She is responsive and listens to the client in terms of the approach and strategy we want to take."

Ronan O'Neill defends key regulator clients both as co-defendants in major product liability claims and in judicial review proceedings relating to the authorisation of medicines. He also attracts attention from interviewees for his wider commercial disputes experience.

Sources describe Terry Leggett as "very personable and clear," adding: "He is measured, reassuring and exerts a calming influence when offering sensitive legal advice." Clients benefit from his considerable experience in commercial litigation and value his contributions "when big strategic decisions have to be made."

Department Information

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Overview

The dispute resolution department at Eugene F Collins has a reputation for delivering results for its clients. The team is well known for its experience in alternative forms of arbitration and mediation and has acted on some of the largest and high profile cases to come before the Irish Courts. 

Dispute Resolution Department

Eugene F Collins

firm
Department location

Temple Chambers

3 Burlington Road

Dublin

County Dublin

Ireland

Dublin 4

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Ireland

Dispute Resolution


Caoilfhionn Ní Chuanacháin
Band 4
Ronan O'Neill
Band 4
Terry Leggett
Senior Statespeople