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Peter Lennon

Maples and Calder Dublin
work 75 St. Stephen's Green Dublin 2 Ireland
Dublin
work, pref+353 1 619 2070
cell+353 87 677 9777

Expertise

Peter has been practising as a specialist insurance litigator for over 30 years primarily in the area of insurance dispute resolution both in the defence of insurance claims and providing specific insurance advice to all of the major underwriters in the Irish market.

Peter has acted for all of the major underwriters operating in the Irish market and also acts for a significant number of Lloyds Syndicate in this country.  His aviation work includes passengers’ claims, public liability and employers liability for all of the major airlines operating within the Republic of Ireland.

Peter acts in adversarial matters on his own in both the District, Circuit and High Court for many large clients including Ryanair.  Peter’s ability to prosecute and defend matters is well known and he is highly regarded as a skilled advocate.

Professional Background

Peter joined Maples and Calder in 2012, prior to which he was a founding Partner of Lennon Heather.

Peter has been highly recommended by Chambers Europe in their guide to lawyers in Europe and reported as one of the leading lawyers in his field.  Clients say "He is incredibly experienced. His advice is shrewd and commercially minded. He is an excellent negotiator and can put out fires before they even start''.

Education

Trinity College Dublin, BA Hons Legal Science, and LLB, 1978

Professional / Civic Activities

Peter is a member of FDCC (Federation of Defence and Corporate Counsel)
Member of the Institute of Directors

Bar Admissions

1980 - Admitted as a solicitor in Ireland

Areas of Expertise

Insurance Dispute Resolution

 

 

 

 

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