Cliona Christle is a Partner in A&L Goodbody's Litigation and Dispute Resolution Department and the joint Head of the Life Sciences and Healthcare Group. She has significant expertise in litigation, medical and healthcare law. Cliona has represented healthcare clients including hospitals and members of the medical and nursing profession for over 20 years. As a litigator, she specialises in professional indemnity, medical negligence, product liability and employer liability claims. She has represented clients in statutory and non-statutory inquires and investigations, as well as before ministerial committees appointed in disciplinary matters.
"A superb practitioner, hugely experienced and very knowledgeable on the issues. A thorough professional at all times.” (IFLR1000 2021)
"One of the foremost practitioners in tort law in the area of medical negligence cases" (Legal 500 2020)
"Wealth of experience. Excellent knowledge...complete confidence with her interpretation and understanding of the issues." (Chambers Europe 2019)
"A really capable pair of hands with a great ability to look at matters in an innovative way." (Legal 500 2018)
Cliona is an affiliate member of the Irish Pharmaceutical Healthcare Association
Cliona sat on the Research Ethics Committee of the Rotunda Hospital between 2001 and 2017.