Ciara joined Kennedys in 2021 and is a legal director in the London office.

Ciara advises insurers and reinsurers on the adjustment and defence of claims under all types of political risk and trade credit policies, including confiscation expropriation nationalisation deprivation (CEND), contract frustration, political violence, structured credit and trade credit policies.

Ciara also advises insurers and reinsurers on policy coverage issues arising from the spectrum of financial lines products, including financial institutions policies, directors’ and officers’ liability policies, crime policies and professional indemnity policies. Her experience includes warranty and indemnity claims.

Ciara is a member of the Forum of Insurance Lawyers (FOIL).