Medical Negligence

MDM has an experienced team specialising in healthcare and medical law.

Our team offers inimitable skills in dealing with medical/dental negligence claims and is also experienced in Medical/Dental Council complaints, Judicial Review proceedings, Tribunal hearings, and in advising medical personnel on medico-legal and ethical issues and contractual/employment matters.

We are sensitive to the stress that a claim of negligence or complaint to a regulatory body can place on medical practitioners and staff. MDM is committed to providing supportive, confidential, strategic, and effective advices to those involved.

Although our offices are located in Cork and Dublin, our Solicitors regularly meet clients throughout Ireland to discuss their cases.


Our services cover:

  • Advising hospitals, nurses, midwives, doctors and staff
  • Medical negligence claims
  • Catastrophic injury claims
  • Medical Council matters
  • Dental Council matters
  • Judicial Review
  • Consent and confidentiality
  • Freedom of Information
  • Professional indemnity
  • Alternative dispute resolution, including mediation
  • Disciplinary hearings
  • Clinical trials
  • Inquests
  • Statutory inquiries
  • Ethical issues
  • Health and safety issues
  • Risk management issues
  • Patient Rights