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Ciarán Leavy

Lavelle Partners

  • Solicitor
  • S11953
  • 01/11/2006

  • Ireland
  • St James House
    Adelaide Road
    Dublin 2
    D02 Y017


Ciarán Leavy is a Partner and Head of the Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution Team at Lavelle Partners. He has considerable experience advising on a wide range of commercial disputes, with a particular focus on professional negligence actions.

Ciarán was named Litigation Lawyer of the Year at the Irish Law Awards 2019 and is cited by the Legal 500 for his technical expertise and interpersonal skills.

He is experienced in acting for individuals in plaintiff professional negligence cases against Solicitors, Accountants, Financial Advisors, Engineers, Architects, Surveyors and Insurance Brokers among other professionals.

Awards/Professional recognition
Litigation Lawyer of the Year 2019, The Irish Law Awards.
Cited by the Legal 500 in the 2022 edition as ‘a top class litigator and an expert in his field'.

Professional memberships
The Law Society of Ireland
Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners
Institute of Bankers of Ireland
The Association of Compliance Officers in Ireland
The British Irish Chamber of Commerce
The Dublin Monaghan Chamber of Commence

Certificate in Technology Law, Law Society of Ireland, 2020
Professional Certificate in Compliance, Institute of Bankers, 2010
Diploma in Employment Law, Law Society, 2008
Master of Laws in European Law (LLM), University of Limerick, 2001
BCL, University College Cork, 1999

Areas of Expertise

  • Accountants
  • Actuaries
  • Architects
  • Banks
  • Debt Advisors
  • Engineers
  • Financial Services
  • Insurance Brokers
  • Solicitors
  • Surveyors