Solicitor, Galway Office
Linda is a Solicitor, practising as part of the firm's Healthcare Litigation team. Linda has extensive experience in all aspects of litigation procedure. She advises healthcare professionals and Hospitals, both public and private, in the defence of medical claims in all Court jurisdictions.
Linda also advises healthcare professionals and hospitals at Coroner’s Inquests.
National University of Ireland Galway (BA LLB)
Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland
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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....
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...
Divergence on the proximity test for “nervous shock”– will it last?
In this Insight, Padraic Brennan and Thomas McInerney from RDJ’s Healthcare team examine the different approaches taken by Irish and UK courts in relation to the concept of ‘p...
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...
Two new High Court Judgments provide warnings to legal advisors regarding discovery obligations
There have been two High Court judgments this month which emphasise, in particular, the obligation for parties to litigation to preserve, and be advised to preserve, potential...