John Guerin

Experience

  • I have acted for many of the main insurers and education and library boards in relation to employers', public and RTA liability claims involving high value and complex High Court cases as well as County Court matters.
  • I have many years of involvement in employment law advising clients on aspects of their contracts of employment, grievance and disciplinary matters, unfair dismissal and discrimination cases.
  • I also represent clients before the NMC, the Northern Ireland Social Care Council, the Care Tribunal and the Disclosure and Barring Scheme.
  • I am the lead partner at the Northern Irish Hyponatraemia Inquiry representing nurses at the inquiry into the deaths of five children.

Membership/appointments

  • President of the Law Society of Northern Ireland, 2015-16.
  • Past Chairman of the Belfast Solicitors’ Association 2007/2008. Chairman of the BSA’s CPD Committee 2004-2006.
  • Board Member to the Advisory Committee of the Northern Ireland Legal Support Project.
  • Course Advisor to the Institute for Professional Legal Studies at Queens University Belfast.
  • Member of the Association of Regulatory and Disciplinary Lawyers.
  • Member of Northern Ireland Employment Lawyers Group.

Contact Details


+44 28 9595 2507
john.guerin@blmlaw.com
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