Ciaran Tansey, Partner, specialises in Litigation including Personal Injury Claims*, Medical Negligence Law/ Medical Misadventure Law* and Employment Claims, as well as Commercial/Corporate Law.
He has been involved in many landmark medical misadventure and medical neglect legal cases and acted for patients/their families in some of the largest medical negligence awards by the Irish Courts. Ciaran has been lead advocate for clients in a wide variety of forums, including Coroners’ Inquests, Medical Council Inquiries, Workplace Relations Commission hearings and Labour Court hearings.
Ciaran is a published author on Irish law issues. One of his leading book publications is “Capital Directive in Europe – The Rules on Incorporation and Capital of Limited Liability Companies” published by Cambridge University Press (Irish law chapter).
He has lectured widely on Negligence and related issues, including in third-level institutions and medicolegal seminars. He is regularly interviewed on RTE News, Virgin Media, Newstalk and other media channels regarding Medical Negligence issues, including childbirth issues.
Ciaran has 20 years experience in law. He carried out his traineeship at A&L Goodbody Solicitors and worked at that firm for 5 years post-qualification, based mostly in London. In 2012, he joined William Fry Solicitors in Dublin. In 2015, he joined Damien Tansey Solicitors LLP.
Education: Degree in Law (Trinity College, Dublin and Sorbonne University, Paris); Diploma in Accounting and Finance (Dublin Business School)
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