About Áine

Áine is an Associate on our Healthcare and Medical Law team. She practices in the defence of medical negligence claims.

She regularly acts in the defence of proceedings on behalf of major Irish Hospitals such as The Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Cavan General Hospital and Naas General Hospital on the instructions of the Clinical Indemnity Scheme of the State Claims Agency.

She also regularly acts on behalf of Quest Diagnostics Inc, a US Fortune 500 company, in the defence of professional negligence proceedings.

Recent cases include acting on behalf of:

  • Mediated a high profile and fast tracked case within 8 weeks following complex causation investigations.
  • Advised on a fast tracked case on an alleged delayed diagnosis. The claim was resolved by mediation for a mutually acceptable sum following protracted investigations.