Admitted 1996

Personal Injury Litigation*, General Litigation & Debt Recovery

Telephone: 071 966 2019

John qualified as a Solicitor in 1996 and is an accomplished litigator with almost 20 years’ experience.

John is a Partner and Head of our General Litigation Department and deals mainly with personal injury, fatal injury, professional negligence, medical negligence and product liability litigation.

John also specialises in defence insurance litigation and advises in relation to all aspects of insurance litigation including catastrophic personal injuries, employers’ liability, public liability, product liability, MIBI and motor claims. He has developed long term business relationships with the insurance sector and has established a strong reputation as a leading advisor within this area.

*In contentious business, a solicitor may not calculate fees or charges as a percentage or proportion of any award or settlement.





Making a Medical Negligence Claim in Ireland

Everyone interacts with doctors and medical professionals during their lifetime. International Studies show between 10%-12% of patients will  experience avoidable adverse outcomes arising from their health treatment. Yet the same studies show that only 1% of those...

Work Life Balance & Miscellaneous Provision Bill 2022

This Bill, which gives effect to EU Directive 1158/2019 on work life balance for parents and carers, quietly passed all stages in the Oireachtas on Wednesday, 29th March 2023.  Here Brian Gill, Partner and Head of Commercial Litigation at Callan Tansey Solicitors LLP,...

Supporting Students with Autism

Summerhill College in Sligo is committed to supporting students with Autism. In recent years the school has developed a dedicated ASD Resource Centre specially designed to support the holistic education of students with Autism Spectrum Disorder. The ASD Resource...