Barry Finnegan - Solicitor

Barry Finnegan

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Barry Finnegan graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Law (Honours) in 2008 from University College Cork. During his studies, Barry completed an internship in the Litigation department of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP in their New York office.

Following his studies, Barry worked in – house, in the legal departments of a number of leading Financial Services and IT Security companies. Barry then trained and qualified as a Solicitor in Republic of Ireland, with a leading Plaintiff healthcare firm, Callan Tansey (Provincial law firm of the year in 2012, 2016). During his five years there, Barry worked on a number of catastrophic injury cases, including a number of cauda equina and cerebral palsy cases, which ran in the High Court for a number of weeks and resulted in excellent outcomes for his clients. Barry has also been involved in advising and representing clients at a number of high profile Inquests relating to hospital fatalities.

Barry joined the Healthcare team at Carson McDowell in November 2016 and is based predominantly at our Dublin office. He assists the healthcare partners in representing indemnifiers and healthcare practitioners in defending Clinical Negligence claims.

Barry is qualified and admitted to the rolls in both Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland.