Biography

Sean advises on a broad range of commercial litigation matters, including contractual, intellectual property, professional negligence, partnership and company disputes.

Sean graduated from Queen’s University Belfast with a degree in Law and was awarded a Commendation upon graduation from the Institute of Professional Legal Studies Belfast.

Sean joined Myerson in January 2019, having previously worked and completed his professional legal qualification at leading Northern Irish firm, Carson McDowell LLP.

Expertise and Past Cases

  • Advising a renowned charitable trust in its defence of a copyright dispute in relation to the use of imagery on its website. 
  • Representing an international automotive manufacturer in its claim against a supplier sub-contractor for breach of contract. 
  • Advising a healthcare manufacturer and software developer in its claim against a consultancy firm for IP infringement and breach of contract. 
  • Representing an international collective investment fund in its defence of a claim by a large UK accountancy firm and advising on issues of jurisdiction.

  • Advising a large freight transporter in its claim for trademark infringement and “passing off” in relation to a company name dispute.