Commercial Litigation

Our commercial litigation lawyers have a proven track record of helping clients to resolve business and commercial disputes of all kinds.

We provide the expertise required for effective dispute management across all types of claims and investigations – from contractual and tortious claims through to complex domestic and multi-jurisdictional commercial matters. We have specific expertise in shareholder and partnership disputes and contentious company law matters.

Our clients include national and international companies, banks and financial institutions, domestic and international insurers, product manufacturers and airlines. We regularly represent clients in large complex contentious commercial litigation issues in the Commercial Court in Dublin. We have experience in handling cases involving large scale discovery.

Our experience includes:

  • Representing the Motor Insurers’ Bureau of Ireland in proceedings brought by the Law Society of Ireland regarding liability for claims following the liquidation of Setanta Insurance.
  • Acting for a broker dealer and investment manager in proceedings brought by an Irish domiciled fund arising from the Bernard Madoff fraud.
  • Acting for the acquirer of a loan from the former Anglo Irish Bank in Commercial Court proceedings brought against it by a borrower regarding security for the loan.
  • Acting for insurers in the defence of proceedings brought by a former director of Anglo Irish Bank in relation to coverage under the bank’s Directors & Officers policy.


  • Advising an international airline in proceedings for interim relief in aid of English High Court proceedings against an aircraft leasing company.