Solicitors

Áine Ó Murchu - Solicitor

Áine is a Solicitor in the Healthcare team at Hayes Solicitors. Áine specialises in the defence of medical and dental negligence claims on behalf of clinicians and indemnifiers.

Áine joined the firm as an intern in 2015 prior to commencing her traineeship in 2018. She qualified as a solicitor in 2020.

Expertise

Áine is a Solicitor in the Healthcare team at Hayes Solicitors. Áine specialises in the defence of medical and dental negligence claims on behalf of clinicians and indemnifiers.

Áine joined the firm as an intern in 2015 prior to commencing her traineeship in 2018. She qualified as a solicitor in 2020.

Experience

  • Medical negligence litigation – Áine assists in defending various types of medical negligence claims including failure/delay in diagnosis, surgical mistakes and gynaecological and obstetric claims.
  • Dental negligence litigation – Áine advises in the defence of dental negligence claims, including surgical errors and nerve injury claims.
  • Catastrophic injuries - Áine assists senior partners in defending catastrophic personal injury actions including claims relating to severe brain and spinal injuries. Áine assists with detailed liability, causation and quantum investigation and analysis.

Qualifications/Education

  • BSc Forensic Psychology and Criminal Justice, Liverpool John Moores University. 2014
  • Diploma in Legal Studies, The Honourable Society of the King’s Inns, 2016
  • Professional qualification as a solicitor, Law Society of Ireland, 2020

Memberships/Other

  • Member of the Law Society of Ireland
  • Áine was jointly awarded the John B. Jermyn award for achieving the highest mark in Wills, Probate and Tax in the Law Society’s Professional Practice Course.