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Aoife Hennessy

Aoife Hennessy


Aoife specialises in commercial disputes (including banking, shareholder, professional negligence and building disputes), Employment Law, Medical Negligence and Commercial Mediation.

Aoife has acted in several high-profile employment disputes and has significant experience in obtaining and defending interlocutory applications. She has also successfully concluded many complex Medical Negligence & Malpractice actions, in all areas of clinical and medical negligence litigation.

As an accredited Mediator with the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR), Aoife also offers a CEDR-qualified mediation service, specialising in employment and workplace disputes.

Practice Areas

Litigation & Dispute Resolution
Employment Law
Personal Injury
Medical Negligence
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Capacity Law

Qualifications / Memberships

BA (Legal Science & Economics) – National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG)
Bachelor of Laws (LLB) – National University of Ireland Galway (NUIG)
Certificate in Employment Law – University College Dublin (UCD)
Diploma in Environmental & Planning Law – Law Society of Ireland
Accredited Mediator – Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR)
Law Society of Ireland
Law Society of England & Wales

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