Sean McGahan

Sean McGahan


Tel: 02890412820

Practice Areas

Personal injury casualty claims including motor, employers, occupiers, public and product liability; professional negligence; long-tail industrial disease; risk management; counter-fraud; catastrophic injury


  • Law Society of Northern Ireland
  • Institute of Risk Management
  • FOIL
  • IFIG 


Voted ‘Eclipse Proclaim Defendant Personal Injury Lawyer of the Year’ twice, Sean has over 22 years’ experience, working closely with senior counterparts in insurers’ claims teams, self-insured retailers and government bodies. Sean is recognised as a subject matter expert in litigation and risk management, including reputational risk. He is regularly asked to provide training at national and international levels to key clients and third party organisations, including both NI Universities. Sean is current Chair of the Northern Ireland Regional Group of the Institute of Risk Management, a thought leader on the issues around litigants in person and a member of the steering committee looking at practice and procedural reform in NI. 


Dad of two and keeper of a large labradoodle called Lexie, when he has spare time, Sean is a skilled musician.