Liam is a partner in our Dispute Resolution team, practising in commercial litigation. He is a deeply experienced lawyer with a long history of acting in contractual and tortious litigation, principally for plaintiffs in many landmark cases. His clients include leading corporates both Irish and international, NGOs, charities and private citizens. Liam has appeared as an advocate in many Courts, Inquiries and Tribunals.
In recent years he has been involved in a number of high profile independent reviews and investigations, including authoring a report which was lodged with the CBI. He has acted for a number of financial institutions in regulatory investigations.
Liam is also a qualified arbitrator and an accredited mediator with CEDR (Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution).
Inquiries, Independent Reviews and Investigations
Insurance and Professional Risk
‘Leading Individual’ Liam Guidera is described as an “outstanding solicitor” and a “…polished professional.” Clients praise him for being “imperturbable in the face of unexpected issues and his calm, sage advice is incredibly reassuring for clients.”
Recommended as being a 'Leading Individual' in Legal 500, 2020.
‘Liam Guidera is one of the most experienced practitioners in the field of white-collar crime in this jurisdiction. His expertise and strategic insight was invaluable.‘
'Liam has enormous experience in addressing the complex legal issues that arise in high-profile investigations and inquiries. In addition to his deep knowledge of the legal issues and evidential matters that wil arise. He has an extremely effective strategic and personal approach that ensures the needs of his clients are promoted and protected'.
'Liam is Ireland’s paramount practitioner in the field of ADR. He is strategically brilliant and always available to counsel and the clients'.
'The Art of the Deal' - article on mediation in Art Law disputes in The Resolver magazine by the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
Accredited Mediator, CEDR
Member of Law Society ADR Committee
Irish Commercial Mediation Association
Dublin Solicitors' Bar Association
DRI (Dispute Resolution International)
Law Society of Ireland
University College Dublin, (BCL)
Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution, (Mediator)