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Anthony Carmody, Carmody Moran Solicitors


Anthony Carmody

Anthony Carmody is one of the founding Partners of Carmody Moran Solicitors.

He has significant experience in personal injury cases as well as general litigation having handled literally thousands of cases on behalf of clients based in Ireland and abroad.

 

 

He is regularly sought out by clients because of his expertise as a litigator and recommended by fellow practitioners and colleagues because of his considerable experience and reputation.

 

Professional Expertise

  • Significant experience of conducting personal injury cases arising from public, product & employer’s liability and road traffic accidents for the victims of accidents
  • Experienced in handling high value and complex catastrophic injury claims and fatal injury claims
  • Experienced in prosecuting & defending local authority claims & professional indemnity claims, including claims against construction professionals
  • Road Traffic including catastrophic personal injuries (claimant and defendant)
  • Advising on insurance indemnity issues
  • Wide ranging experience in judicial review, injunctions, medical negligence and mental health cases, breach of contract, defamation, and employment law
  • Conducting pre-litigation site investigations and preparation of Incident Investigation Reports
  • Advising insurers and self-insured bodies in personal injury cases
  • Advising and acting on behalf of a range of insurers and large self-insured clients and insurance intermediaries
  • Providing in-house training to claims management staff and clients
  • Significant experience in Court and Tribunal Advocacy

 

High Profile Cases

  • Prosecuting and defending seven-figure claims against insured bodies arising from accidents at work and actions against local authorities
  • Acting in high value cases resulting in catastrophic injuries including involving liability issues in hit and run road traffic accidents and uninsured drivers
  • Acting in cases concerning defective products including mechanically propelled vehicles and machinery and catastrophic personal injuries arising from such defects including items such as defective lawn mowers, chain saws and farm machinery
  • Successfully obtaining a high six-figure settlement for a leg injury of a minor involved in a road traffic accident
  • Obtaining a favourable settlement for a client in Ireland under EU legislation arising from a road traffic accident in another EU country
  • Bringing to trial and successfully settling complex injury case with multiple injuries and involving significant loss of future earnings arising from a road traffic accident
  • Acting in cases where the liability for animals is at issue
  • Prosecution and defence of sports-related accidents and injuries
  • Taking of actions under EU legislation (4/5 Motor Insurance Directive) where claimants have sustained injuries in road traffic accidents abroad (i.e. outside of the Republic of Ireland)
  • Taking of actions for injuries sustained while on board aircraft or ships and pursuant to International Treaties (Montreal Convention and Athens Convention)
  • Judicial Review e.g. in cases involving employment law disputes, insurance cover disputes and detention orders under the Mental Health Acts and the seeking of injunctive relief
  • Prosecution and defence of many significant value personal injury claims on behalf of children under the age of 18
  • Acting in high value probate-related actions including s.117 applications and will disputes.

 

Professional Qualifications

  • Law Society Diploma in Family Law, 2009
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in Ireland, 1999
  • Diploma in Legal Studies, DIT, 1994
  • BA, NUI Maynooth, 1992

 

Career Background

  • 2010 – present: Partner | Carmody Moran Solicitors
  • 2006 – 2010: Principal Solicitor | A.T. Carmody & Co. Solicitors
  • 2001 – 2006: Associate Solicitor | Good & Murray Smith Solicitors
  • 1999 – 2001: Assistant Solicitor | A & L Goodbody Solicitors
  • 1996 – 1999: Assistant Solicitor | Giles J Kennedy & Co. Solicitors

 

Contact Anthony on (01)8272888 or use the contact form here.