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Conal O'Doherty

Solicitor
Office

Dublin, Ireland

8-34 Percy Place, Ballsbridge
Dublin 4, D04 P5K3
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Conal O'Doherty

Solicitor

Conal O'Doherty is a highly competent lawyer whose experience includes working across broad ranges of litigation including Contentious Construction matters, defending Professional Indemnity claims, Insolvency, Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution. This has entailed  advising on a number of high value, complex, international litigated disputes, as well as advising on more general restructuring and insolvency matters.

Conal is  a member of the Dublin Chamber of Commerce, Dublin Solicitors Bar Association and Law Society of Ireland.

Conal was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in Ireland and in England and Wales. He earned a degree in Economics, Politics & Law from Dublin City University.

Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution

  • Advising a varied client base which includes government bodies, corporate bodies and insolvency practitioners on both contentious and non-contentious corporate recovery and insolvency matters, as well as the restructuring of disputed debts;
  • Acting for both Plaintiff and Defendants in multiple case across the High Court, Commercial Court Division of the High Court and the Court of Appeal;
  • Advising clients, both Plaintiff and Defendant in respect of contractual disputes/investment disputes/disputes arising out of the interpretation of financial instruments and Guarantees;
  • Extensive involvement in multiple large bankruptcy estates and the multi-jurisdictional litigation arising out of these;
  • Acting for a Liquidator in a series of Court Proceedings arising out of preferential repayments and illegal asset disposals to linked companies and parties.

Insolvency

  • Interpreting, analysing and advising clients on relevant case law, legislation and the practical business implications arising from said advise.
  • Involved in hearings before Financial Services Ombudsman the subject matter of which was financial product which were not in line with the product anticipated by the Plaintiff.
  • Acting for and advising a Defendant as against the Revenue in a case which has developed a new legal precedent in Bankruptcy regarding contingent liabilities and pre-adjudication debts.
  • Acting for a Liquidator in a series of Court Proceedings arising out of preferential repayments and illegal asset disposals to linked companies and parties.
  • Advising a varied client base which includes government bodies, corporate bodies and insolvency practitioners on both contentious and non-contentious corporate recovery and insolvency matters, as well as the restructuring of disputed debts;
  • Advising debtors in disputes with Banks and other financial institutions  as to restructuring and as to legislative protections. Including liaising with financial institutions and Personal Insolvency Practitioners on behalf of Clients with a view to facilitating consensual restructuring of debts;
  • Experience in advising Liquidations and Receivers in relation to a wide range of contentious and non-contentious issues.