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Individual Profile

Sean McGahan

McKinty and Wright - Belfast

Sean McGahan - McKinty and Wright
  • 5-7 Upper Queen Street
  • Belfast, County Antrim, UK
  • BT1 6FS

Profile submitted by Sean McGahan

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.

Professional Memberships

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 and Head of Casualty and Motor at McKinty and Wright.


Dad of two and keeper of a large labradoodle called Lexie, Sean is a skilled musician in his spare time.