Solicitor, Cork Office
Sharon is a Solicitor, practising in the area of Litigation and Dispute Resolution. She has a broad range of litigation and dispute resolution experience with a particular focus on professional indemnity litigation, advising both Irish and London based insurers. Sharon has a special interest in the areas of equestrian and bloodstock insurance claims.
Sharon has experience advising clients in litigation matters across all court jurisdictions, with significant Commercial Court experience, advising companies and shareholders in relation to complex shareholder disputes and all areas of inter-company disputes.
She has also advised a wide range of clients about property disputes and commercial landlord and tenant matters.
University of Limerick (LLB)
Admitted as a Solicitor in Ireland
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Ireland ranked first in the world for Order and Security in 2022 World Justice Project survey
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The Courts role in disentangling the truth in Personal Injury Actions
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