Seamus White


  • I qualified in 2000 and have 20 years’ experience dealing with all aspects of personal injury litigation and specialise in defending catastrophic injury cases, fraudulent and exaggerated claims cases, employers' liability, public liability, RTA cases and property damage claims.
  • I am well-practised in defending global insurance companies, national corporations and private individuals.
  • With a keen eye for detail I undertake thorough investigations on behalf of my clients and carry out my own advocacy in the District, Circuit and High Court.
  • I incorporate the important issues of media attention, public relations and commercial implications into my global advice to clients. 
  • Over the years I have advised insurance companies on significant policy interpretation and indemnity issues and represented insurance companies interests in mediations and arbitrations and before the Financial Services Ombudsman.
  • I provide clear, practical and concise advice and have developed strong working relationships with every client, whether individual, public sector or corporate.

Significant reported cases

  • Caffrey v Bank of Ireland & anor [2018] IEHC 305 - significant High Court decision on the issue of joining a third party to civil proceedings and the issue of delay


  • The Law Society of Ireland

Contact Details

+353 1 246 4903