Resolving Commercial Disputes


Disputes are a fact of commercial life for all businesses. This course looks at how commercial disputes can be remedied both within, and outside, the Court System.

Venue details:  
Chartered Accountants House, , Dublin
Start date & time:  
15 October 2019 09:30
End date & time:  
15 October 2019 13:30
Price: €175.00  (€140.00 Member price)
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Speaker details
First nameLast name
Barry Cahir
Tom Murray


Product type:  
CPD course
Governance, risk and legal

Who should attend

This is a broad overview for business owners, executives and advisors on how to approach and resolve commercial disputes in a cost effective manner.

Course overview

  • Approaching a Commercial conflict
  • Negotiating a settlement
  • Different methods of resolving commercial disputes
  • Binding versus non-binding methods
  • Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Commercial Litigation - the key stages and key players

Key learning outcomes

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Be better equipped to negotiate a settlement
  • Understand the stages of Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • Understand the stages of litigaiton
  • Consider Alternative Dispute Resolution as a viable alternative to commercial litigation
  • Manage commercial litigation is a cost-effective manner

Tom Murray

Tom is is an experienced accountant and non-executive director with strong financial, and senior management skills, developed in national and international business. He is one of Ireland's most experienced corporate recovery and turnaround practitioners and was one of the first personal insolvency practitioners licensed in Ireland. Tom is a member of ACCA, the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Ireland, The Institute of Directors and The Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners.

Barry Cahir

Barry is a litigation partner and Head of Insolvency & Corporate Restructuring at Beauchamps. He advises on the resolution of regulatory and other corporate and commercial disputes. Barry is a Council Member of INSOL Europe, a Fellow of INSOl International, a member of the Company Law Review Group on behalf of The Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners and he chairs the Corporate Insolvency Committee