Eoin Farrell is a Senior Solicitor in our Christchurch office. Eoin was admitted to practice as a solicitor in Ireland in 2010. He moved to New Zealand in 2011 and before joining Shine Lawyers he worked for a maritime law firm in Nelson. He was admitted to the New Zealand bar in 2017.
Eoin has a background working in the construction industry and changed career to become a lawyer. Through his construction industry knowledge Eoin has technical abilities that enable him to quickly understand the facts of construction issues.
Eoin has gained experience across a wide range of litigation matters, including working on behalf of a large number of Indonesian fishermen who pursued a claim for unpaid wages while working in New Zealand waters on Korean fishing vessels. Eoin is part of the Christchurch team specialising in insurance litigation work.
Eoin has also developed a construction law practice in Shine, acting for builders, sub-contractors, and property owners in the construction industry.