Solicitor, Galway Office
Brian is a Solicitor, practising as part of the firms Dispute Resolution team. He specialises in insurance defence litigation. Brian advises on public liability, road traffic accidents and employer’s liability for global insurers and local authorities
Brian practiced in a leading law firm in the south west of Ireland for a number of years, specialising in insurance defence litigation, prior to joining RDJ.
Limerick Institute of Technology BBS (Law and Taxation)
Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland
Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales (non-practising)
They are an excellent firm with a solid market reputation– The Legal 500 (2022)
The team at RDJ provides timely and comprehensive legal advice on high-value, complex claims. They hold a strong understanding of all the relevant factors when advising– Chambers Europe (2023)
Exercises really good judgement on claims and coverage matters, giving great advice, which is very pragmatic and robust– Chambers Europe 2022 (Band 1 Firm)
Amendment to Occupiers Liability on the Horizon: Benefits to Occupiers and Insurers alike
In this article, RDJ Litigation Partner Marianne Lonergan discusses the changes being introduced by the Courts and Civil Law (Misc. Provisions) Bill 2023 which was sent to the...
Government Adopts State Litigation Principles
On 21 June 2023, the Government adopted State Litigation Principles which seek to guide the State in maintaining high standards of ethics and integrity in the conduct of litig...
Does the County Registrar have jurisdiction to dismiss repossession proceedings for want of prosecution?
In our latest insight, Hilda Mannix and Stephen Maloney from RDJ’s Litigation and Dispute Resolution team examine a recent High Court decision which has clarified the limited ...
Recovery of Litigation Costs: Overview (Ireland)
RDJ Senior Associate Hilda Mannix provides an overview on rules and practice related to the recovery of litigation costs in Ireland in this Practical Law Global Practice note....
Clarification at Last! Costs Update- “Special Circumstances” and Order 53 Rule 2 (2) of the District Court Rules
A recent decision from Justice Miriam O’Regan in an Appeal from the Circuit Court to the High Court on Circuit in Cork has provided helpful guidance on the award of District C...
Court of Appeal provides guidance on proportionality in the assessment of general damages
The recent judgment of the Court of Appeal delivered on the 8th of September 2022 in Kevin Meehan v Shawcove Ltd and Ors provides helpful guidance on how the courts must appro...