Enya McKenna - Solicitor

Enya McKenna

Key Practice Areas

Defence Insurance Litigation, Healthcare

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Enya attained a degree in Law (LLB honours) from Queens University Belfast in 2010. Enya worked as a paralegal in general practice before commencing her apprenticeship with a firm which specialises in all types of personal injury litigation, gaining experience in both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. Enya was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in Northern Ireland in 2013.

After qualifying, Enya worked in the general litigation / medical negligence department of the Directorate of Legal Services, Belfast, where she acted for the Health and Social Care Trusts and Health Board in relation to the defence of employers liability, occupiers liability and medical negligence claims.

Enya joined the healthcare team at Carson McDowell in June 2015 and acts for a number of medical defence organisations representing the interests of medical practitioners in clinical negligence claims. Enya also acts on behalf of various insurance companies in relation to the defence of employers liability and public liability claims including slipping / tripping claims, industrial disease and manual handling claims in both the County Court and High Court.

Enya also represents insurers and large companies (insured and self-insured) in relation to motor related claims (damage only and personal injury).

Enya works closely with partner Claire Harmer.