Mark Dunne

Mark is a Senior Associate in the Insurance team in Kennedys Dublin. He qualified as a solicitor in Ireland in 2015 and later qualified to practice as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2018. Before joining Kennedys in August 2018, Mark worked as a commercial litigation and insurance disputes solicitor in the litigation department of a “Top 5” Irish law firm.

Mark is a commercial litigator and specialises in insurance disputes. Mark advises companies in relation to disputes litigated in the Commercial Court, High Court and Circuit Court.

Mark has a broad range of insurance experience having worked for most of the leading domestic insurers and many leading UK insurers. In this regard, Mark has worked on a  number of complex coverage claims including reinsurance and excess layer coverage disputes.

In addition, Mark advises insurance companies on policy wording interpretation and coverage disputes, D&O claims, PPI claims, professional indemnity claims, property damage claims including business interruption claims and subrogation claims, as well as defending insureds, including financial institutions, directors and professionals, in proceedings brought by third parties.

Mark holds a diploma in Insurance Law from the Law Society of Ireland and is a member of Forum of Insurance Lawyers Ireland.

Qualifications

  • Qualified in Ireland in 2015
  •  Qualified in England and Wales in 2018