Partner, Cork Office
Ronan is a Partner, practicing as part of the firm's Dispute Resolution team. He represents clients before the Circuit, High (including the Commercial Court) and Supreme Courts and also regularly represents clients in other forums, including Mediations, Arbitrations, Tribunals and Oral Hearings.
Ronan advises various clients in relation to a number of tender and planning related judicial reviews; companies/shareholders in relation to complex shareholder disputes; corporate guarantors in relation to multi million euro indemnity issues, a manufacturing client in a leading multi jurisdictional, multi party product liability case; developers and contractors in substantial construction disputes; insurers and Plaintiffs in large-scale professional indemnity actions and applicants/third parties in relation to An Bord Pleanala Oral Hearings.
He authored a chapter in the 2012 to 2015 international edition of "Product Recall", is a founder member of commercialmediators.ie and is a regular lecturer to the Law Society of Ireland in the areas of the Commercial Court, Mediation androduct Liability.
University College Cork (BCL) (LLM)
Liverpool John Moores University (Construction Contract Law & Administration Cert)
Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland.
Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales (non-practising).
Accredited Mediator (CEDR of London).
Ronan is recognised for exceptional standing in the legal community for his work in the areas Dispute Resolution; Construction; Planning and Environment in The Legal 500– The Legal 500
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