Senior Associate, Cork Office
Fionnuala is a Senior Associate, practising as part of the firm’s Healthcare Litigation team. She acts on behalf of State Agencies and Insurance Companies in defence of claims.
Fionnuala has practical experience in all areas of litigation specialising in healthcare, to include mental health and the protection of vulnerable persons. She advises clients on cost-effective and practical resolution of claims. Fionnuala has considerable advocacy skills in the Courts and regularly attends Courts of all levels.
She is a fluent Irish speaker and is admitted to the Roll of Irish Speaking Solicitors.
very knowledgeable and proactive in their support– Chambers Europe (2022)
Receptive to what their clients want– Chambers Europe (2022)
Excellent technical knowledge and forensic approach to litigation– Chambers Europe (2022)
S.1.391 25 years on - and the Harrington Undertaking
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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...
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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 ...
Striking a balance in discovery applications: confidentiality of statements
In this Insight, Ruth Finnerty and Louise Fitzpatrick from RDJ’s Healthcare team examine a High Court case where an application for discovery led the Court to consider two com...
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....