Dispute Resolution & Litigation Solicitors

Blanchardstown, Castleknock, Dublin City Centre

Dispute Resolution, Defamation & Litigation Solicitors Dublin

Our litigation department is expertly led by Anthony Carmody, Litigation Solicitor Dublin City Centre, who has over 20 years of expertise in the area of personal injuries, probate litigation, and family law. Anthony specialises in the area of personal injuries and is an expert litigator. He works predominantly in the areas of catastrophic personal injury, family law, and probate law. He previously worked in one of “the big five” law firms defending insurance for personal injury, employer’s liability for the accident and work claims, and public liability claims before bringing his expertise to work with claimants and victims of third party negligence. He is also on the panel of Solicitors for the Mental Health Commission and he is a member of the Association of Personal Injury Lawyers and the Dublin Medico-Legal Society.

Bringing or defending legal claims can be complex in nature and are undoubtedly stressful to navigate alone and without proper guidance and representation. In litigation work, early decisions around recourse of action, tactics, and assessments of liability make all the difference to assessing what are the realistic outcomes of the decision and actions you make now, and to the success of your claim.

Our Defamation and Litigation Solicitors in Dublin City Centre will meet with you and assess the likely prospects and strengths of a successful claim being brought, whether and how the claim should be progressed, and/or if there are any tactical or practical, or other steps you should be taking now to protect your position and your best interests.

Carmody Moran, Defamation & Litigation Solicitors Dublin, are specialists in their field, and their commitment to their clients is reflected in these accreditations and achievements.

What next?

The panel of topics contains some initial information and guidance and if you would like to discuss any of the above, please contact our Defamation and Litigation Solicitors Dublin to speak with us about how we can help by email [email protected] or telephone (01) 8272888.

Please look to our litigation practice areas to find the solution for your particular need.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Dispute Resolution & Litigation Solicitors

1. What exactly does a Litigation Solicitor do?

A litigation solicitor in Ireland is a legal professional who specialises in representing clients in disputes and legal proceedings. Their role is to provide legal advice and assistance to clients involved in civil or criminal cases, as well as representing them in court.

The day-to-day work of a litigation solicitor in Ireland can include:

  1. Providing advice to clients on their legal position, and the merits of their case.
  2. Preparing legal documents, such as pleadings, affidavits, and motions, and filing them with the court.
  3. Conducting legal research and preparing legal arguments.
  4. Negotiating settlements and advising clients on the best course of action to take.
  5. Attending court hearings, trials, and other legal proceedings, and representing clients in these proceedings.
  6. Managing the litigation process, including preparing witnesses and evidence, and keeping clients informed of progress.
  7. Liaising with other legal professionals, such as barristers and experts, to ensure that clients receive the best possible representation.

Overall, a litigation solicitor in Dublin, Ireland plays a vital role in representing clients in legal disputes and helping them to navigate the complex legal system.

2. How long does it take to litigate?

The length of time it takes to litigate a case in Ireland can vary depending on a number of factors, such as the complexity of the case, the court in which the case is being heard, and the availability of court time.

In general, civil cases in Ireland can take anywhere from several months to several years to be resolved, depending on their complexity. Some cases can be resolved through alternative dispute resolution methods, such as mediation or arbitration, which can be quicker than going to court.

It’s also worth noting that the COVID-19 pandemic has had an impact on court proceedings in Ireland, with some cases being delayed or postponed as a result of restrictions on court sittings and the backlog of cases.

Choosing the best litigation solicitor in Dublin can be a daunting task, but here are some factors you can consider to help you make an informed decision:

  1. Experience: Look for a solicitor who has extensive experience in litigating cases similar to yours. Ask about their track record of success and if they have handled similar cases before.
  2. Reputation: Look for a solicitor with a good reputation in the legal community. You can check online reviews and testimonials, or ask for recommendations from friends, family, or other trusted professionals.
  3. Communication: Choose a solicitor who is responsive, and communicative, and keeps you informed about the progress of your case. You want to work with someone who will take the time to understand your needs and concerns.
  4. Fees: Ask about the solicitor’s fees and billing practices upfront. Make sure you understand how they charge for their services, and what additional expenses you may be responsible for, such as court fees or expert witness fees.
  5. Chemistry: Finally, choose a solicitor with whom you feel comfortable working. Litigation can be a stressful process, and you want to work with someone you can trust and feel at ease with.

Overall, take the time to do your research, ask questions, and choose a litigation solicitor in Dublin who you feel is the best fit for your needs and goals.

3. Are litigation and lawsuits the same thing?

Are litigation and lawsuits the same thing?

Litigation and lawsuit are related concepts, but they are not exactly the same thing.

Litigation refers to the process of resolving disputes through the court system. It involves the use of legal procedures and mechanisms, such as filing pleadings, conducting discovery, and presenting evidence, to resolve a legal dispute between two or more parties. Litigation can involve both civil and criminal cases.

A lawsuit, on the other hand, is a specific type of legal action that is initiated by one party against another party in a court of law. A lawsuit is a formal legal proceeding that is used to seek a legal remedy, such as damages or injunctive relief, for a perceived legal wrong or harm.

In other words, litigation is the broader process of resolving disputes through the court system, while a lawsuit is a specific type of legal action that is used to seek a legal remedy for a perceived legal wrong or harm.

 

4. Why do I need dispute resolution solicitors?

Why do I need dispute resolution solicitors? 

You may need a dispute resolution solicitor if you are involved in a legal dispute, as they can provide valuable legal advice and representation throughout the dispute resolution process. Here are some reasons why you may need a dispute resolution solicitor:

  1. Expertise: Dispute resolution solicitors have extensive knowledge and experience in resolving legal disputes, and can provide valuable legal advice on the best course of action to take.
  2. Negotiation: Dispute resolution solicitors are skilled in negotiating with other parties to reach a settlement or resolution outside of court, which can save you time, money, and stress.
  3. Representation: If the dispute cannot be resolved through negotiation, a dispute resolution solicitor can represent you in court or in other legal proceedings, such as mediation or arbitration.
  4. Strategy: A dispute resolution solicitor can develop a legal strategy tailored to your specific case and goals, helping you to achieve the best possible outcome.
  5. Mitigation of Risk: Dispute resolution solicitors can also help you to assess and mitigate the risks associated with a legal dispute, helping you to avoid potential negative consequences.

Overall, a dispute resolution solicitor can provide valuable legal guidance and representation throughout the dispute resolution process, helping you to achieve the best possible outcome and protect your interests.

Carmody Moran Solicitors are a Dublin-based law firm that specialises in a range of legal services, including dispute resolution. They have a team of experienced solicitors who are well-versed in resolving legal disputes through negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and court proceedings.

Carmody Moran solicitors have a reputation for providing high-quality legal services to their clients, with a focus on delivering practical and cost-effective solutions to complex legal issues. They pride themselves on their client-focused approach, working closely with clients to understand their needs and goals, and providing tailored legal advice and representation to achieve the best possible outcomes.

In terms of dispute resolution, Carmody Moran solicitors have extensive experience in resolving a wide range of legal disputes, including commercial disputes, personal injury claims, employment law disputes, and more. They have a proven track record of success in achieving favorable outcomes for their clients, whether through negotiation or litigation.

Overall, Carmody Moran solicitors have a reputation for excellence in dispute resolution, with a team of experienced solicitors who are dedicated to providing high-quality legal services to their clients.

When it comes to dispute resolution, Carmody Moran solicitors are the real deal! Based in Dublin, this law firm specializes in a variety of legal services, with a team of experienced solicitors who are experts in resolving legal disputes.

Carmody Moran solicitors are renowned for their high-quality legal services, with a practical and cost-effective approach to complex legal issues. They always put their clients first, taking the time to understand their needs and goals, and providing tailored legal advice and representation to achieve the best possible outcomes.

When it comes to dispute resolution, Carmody Moran solicitors have got you covered. They have extensive experience in resolving a wide range of legal disputes, from commercial disputes to personal injury claims to employment law disputes, and everything in between. Whatever your legal issue may be, their team of solicitors has the knowledge and expertise to help you navigate the process with ease.

With a proven track record of success in achieving favorable outcomes for their clients, whether through negotiation or litigation, Carmody Moran solicitors are the go-to choice for dispute resolution. So, if you need expert legal advice and representation, don’t hesitate to contact Carmody Moran solicitors today!

5. How long will dispute resolution take?

The length of time it takes to resolve a dispute in Ireland will depend on a variety of factors, including the nature and complexity of the dispute, the willingness of the parties to negotiate and compromise, and the specific procedures and timelines involved in the particular dispute resolution process being used.

For example, if the dispute is being resolved through the court system, the length of time it takes to reach a resolution will depend on factors such as the complexity of the legal issues involved, the backlog of cases in the relevant court, and the availability of judges and other court personnel.

Alternatively, if the parties are using a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) such as mediation or arbitration, the length of time it takes to reach a resolution will depend on factors such as the willingness of the parties to participate in the process, the complexity of the issues in dispute, and the availability of the mediator or arbitrator.

In general, it is difficult to predict with certainty how long a dispute resolution process will take in Ireland. However, parties can work with their legal representatives or ADR professionals to try to develop a realistic timeline and to take steps to move the process forward as efficiently as possible.

Our team of experienced and dedicated solicitors specialise in dispute resolution and is here to help you navigate the complexities of the legal system with ease. We offer a range of services to help you resolve your dispute as efficiently and effectively as possible.

Whether you are facing a dispute in the workplace, a personal injury claim, a property dispute, or any other type of legal matter, our team has the expertise and knowledge to help you achieve a positive outcome. We are committed to providing our clients with the highest quality legal representation, and we will work tirelessly to ensure that your interests are protected throughout the dispute resolution process.

At Carmody Moran Solicitors, we understand that legal disputes can be stressful and overwhelming. That’s why we strive to provide our clients with a supportive and personalized service, tailored to their individual needs and circumstances. We will work closely with you to develop a strategy that meets your goals and objectives, and we will keep you informed and up-to-date throughout the process.

Our firm is led by Anthony Carmody, a highly experienced solicitor with a wealth of expertise in personal injury law. With over 20 years of experience in the legal profession, Anthony has a proven track record of success in helping clients to secure fair and just outcomes from legal disputes.

Don’t let a legal dispute get in the way of your life. Contact Carmody Moran solicitors today and let us help you resolve your dispute quickly and efficiently.

Your Expert Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team

At Carmody Moran our experienced Defamation and Litigation Solicitors, Dublin are ready to advise and skilled in handling all nature of litigation.

The two partners of Carmody Moran solicitors have a combined total of in excess of twenty five years professional legal experience. Together with their associates they aim to make the Court process as straight forward and navigable as possible while being on hand to alleviate their clients concerns and worries about going through the Court process.

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Anthony Carmody

Partner

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

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

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Niamh Moran

Partner

Niamh Moran is one of the founding partners of Carmody Moran Solicitors and is a solicitor with wide ranging experience across all areas of general practice.

Niamh manages the family lawconveyancing in Dublin, and probate divisions of the practice. Niamh’s practice of law is extremely varied and she is regularly sought out for her expertise by clients and colleagues alike.

*While we have made every effort to provide accurate information, the law is always changing and it affects each person differently. This information is not a substitute for specific advice about you personally and it is not intended as legal advice. We will not be liable to you if you rely on this information. In contentious business, a solicitor may not calculate fees or other charges as a percentage or proportion of any award or settlement. This statement is made in compliance with Reg.8 of SI 518 of 2002.

You should note that no solicitor/client relationship or duty of care or liability of any nature shall exist or be deemed to exist between Carmody Moran Solicitors and you until you have received a written letter of engagement from us in which we confirm our appointment as your Solicitors.

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Response from the owner: Dear Michael. Thank you for your positive review of our legal services at Carmody Moran Solicitors, Blanchardstown office. We will always do our utmost to ensure that we meet our client's expectations and to give them prompt and practical legal advice in all our areas of legal practice whether that be family law, property sales and purchases, probate or litigation. I have passed on your comments to the team and they are all delighted that you were happy with our legal service to you. Best regards, Tony, Niamh and all the team at Carmody Moran Solicitors, Blanchardstown.
We recently purchased our house through Carmody Moran and they were great to deal with. They were there each step of the way and really helped close the purchase within a short time frame. Thanks for everything!
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Carmody Moran performed the conveyancing for my apartment purchase. My solicitor Caila Ryan was extremely diligent and professional. She did a great job guiding me through the process and offering advice. I really appreciated all of the documentation she provide me with. I would have no hesitation in recommending them.
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