Carol is a highly respected commercial litigator, with particular expertise in intellectual property disputes. She also acts for a number of State Regulators, advising on regulatory disputes.
Recent significant cases include advising:
- Pfizer in the Irish proceedings relating to the worldwide dispute regarding Lipitor, the largest selling drug in the world
- Enercon (Aloys Wobben), the worldwide leading wind energy company, in a patent infringement case
- The Commission for Aviation Regulation in relation to claims by Ryanair relating to airport charges
- The Commission for Communications Regulation in relation to statutory appeal and enforcement proceedings by eircom
Carol is a consultant to the Law Society School of Education, a member of its standing Curriculum Development Committee and lectures widely on intellectual property and regulatory law.