Grace Keegan

Grace is a Senior Associate in the Healthcare Team of our Dublin office. 

Grace specialises in medical defence law and has defended a wide variety of clinical malpractice claims in the Superior Courts. 

She has a special interest in the area of professional regulation, and has extensive experience in defending clinicians before the Irish Medical Council, the General Medical Council and the Nursing and Midwifery Council in the UK, on charges such as the transmission of blood-borne diseases, inappropriate relationships with patients and dishonesty. 

Grace has advised extensively on the Medical Practitioner’s Act 2007, ethical guidance for practitioners, and on issues relating to the principles of natural justice and fair procedures in the context of regulatory proceedings.

Grace is an accomplished lecturer and regularly contributes to medico-legal publications.


  • Qualified in Ireland in 2008
  • Qualified in England and Wales in 2010

Grace Keegan is praised for her 'client-specific, clear and concise advice'.

The Legal 500 EMEA 2019

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  • A Recommended Lawyer for 'Healthcare and life sciences'
    [Grace Keegan]" praised for her 'client-specific, clear and concise advice'."
    The Legal 500 EMEA 2019
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    Recommended Lawyer

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