Module 13: 11.00am – 12.30pm (1.5 General CPD Hours)

Monday 12th September 2022 = Seminar 13 in the Postal Booking Form

Landlord & Tenant Litigation

‘Trends & Recent Developments’

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Speaker

David Geoghegan BL is a barrister engaged in general civil litigation. He has also worked as an adjudicator for the Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman.

Examples of recent work include:

  • Acted for large American retailer in commercial landlord and tenant dispute concerning the quiet use and enjoyment of prominent Dublin shopping centre units
  • Acted for Irish hospitality group in defending urgent mandatory injunctive proceedings concerning the use of a restaurant premises and its planning status
  • Represented Irish bank in dismissing defamation proceedings brought by a solicitor
  • Acting for insurance company specialising in data protection defence litigation in various data protection actions
  • Successfully challenged the introduction of a new bye-law on behalf of two bodies concerned with the protection of pike fishing in Ireland
  • Acted for school seeking novel Norwich Pharamacal relief against social media platform which was referred to the CJEU
  • Currently acting for various soldiers in a set of group litigation against the Minister for Defence in relation to toxic exposure claims which has resulted in the most recent Supreme Court treatment of discovery (i.e. the Tobin decision)
  • Representing the applicant in the lead case challenging the recently introduced Personal Injuries Guidelines, which will have significant consequences for all personal injuries litigation in the State.