Aoife McCluskey is a senior associate in Matheson’s Commercial Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department in Matheson. She advises a wide variety of clients on contentious matters, with particular experience in acting for international clients and financial institutions.
Aoife has significant experience in managing the defence of high volume multi-plaintiff litigation, which includes disputes surrounding the sale of insurance products. Aoife is also a strong advocate of ADR and adopts a pragmatic approach to disputes.
Aoife’s extensive experience in the area of maintenance & champerty has resulted in her being considered the ‘go to’ person for advising on the legality of assignment of claims and funding arrangements under Irish law.
Aoife has a particular interest in consumer law and is subject matter expert on the proposed introduction by the European Commission of a collective redress model for consumers affected by EU law, which will lead to increased litigation across a variety of sectors.
Aoife is a contributor to industry publications, such as the International Law Office Arbitration & ADR, Banking and Insurance Newsletters and is a speaker at industry events. She is a lecturer in the Law Society of Ireland’s diploma on Insurance Law.