BLM appoints Seamus White and Audrey McGinley as partners in Dublin

Insurance and risk specialist BLM has announced the appointment of Seamus White and Audrey McGinley as partners in Dublin.

Published 17 February 2020

BLM appoints three new partners in Dublin

Three new partners have joined BLM in Dublin in the firm's largest round of partner promotions since it established its office in the Irish capital in 2012.

Published 17 October 2019

BLM partner urges sporting bodies to take steps to protect against allegations of abuse

Risk and insurance law specialists BLM, with offices in Belfast and Dublin, has warned that sporting bodies are leaving themselves vulnerable to claims of sexual misconduct by not taking the necessary steps to protect against allegations of abuse.

Published 11 September 2019

Mullingar Court hears evidence delivered by video link from the UK for first time

A defendant in an insurance claim has become the first person to deliver evidence by video link to the newly-refurbished Mullingar Court.

Published 25 July 2019

BLM staff help tidy up children's hospice in Newtonabbey

Staff at BLM's Belfast and Derry offices volunteered their time to help tidy up the grounds of the Northern Ireland Children's Hospice in Newtonabbey.

Published 17 June 2019

BLM to expand Dublin office in anticipation of post-Brexit demand

Insurance risk and commercial law specialists BLM has announced plans to recruit 10 more lawyers in Dublin as it anticipates increased demand due to Brexit.

Published 20 March 2019

Leading lawyers to raise cash for homeless at charity CPD event

Senior solicitors, barristers and a Court of Appeal judge are set to deliver bite-sized updates on the law at a fundraising event for the Capuchin Day Centre for Homeless People later this month.

Published 13 March 2019

Alison Cassidy: Latest personal injury guidelines a significant one-off change

Alison Cassidy, partner at BLM in Belfast, examines the latest personal injury guidelines for Northern Ireland.

Published 27 February 2019

BLM warns that Ireland will remain 'fraud tourism capital of Europe' without government action

Ireland will remain the "fraud tourism" capital of Europe because there are no "credible repercussions" for those caught making fraudulent injury claims, defence litigation solicitor Sarah Dick has claimed.

Published 12 February 2019

BLM first law firm to commit to inclusive behaviour pledge

BLM has become the first law firm to officially sign up to the Inclusive Behaviours in Insurance Pledge, an initiative set up by Lloyd’s of London and Zurich to demonstrate the insurance industry’s commitment to creating a “culture where inclusive behaviours become the norm and where everyone is accepting of diversity.”

Published 24 January 2019