Keivon Sotoodeh BL

  • Junior Counsel: 2020

LL.B (Hons), LL.M (European Law & Public Affairs) (UCD), B.L (King's Inns), Adv. Dip. Immigration & Asylum (King’s Inns)

Areas of Practice:
  • Administrative Law
  • Commercial/Chancery
  • Criminal
  • General Common Law
  • General Practice
  • Judicial Review
  • Tort & Personal Injury Law
  • Constitutional Law
  • European Law
  • Human Rights
  • Immigration & Asylum Law
Keivon Sotoodeh BL

Other Memberships:
EU Bar Association
Immigration, Asylum & Citizenship Bar Association
Irish Criminal Bar Association
Other Languages:
French (Working)
Persian (Working)
Spanish (Working)
Direct Professional Access:

Keivon (Pronounced as Kayvon) has an extensive background in Insurance Litigation with a particular focus on Tort & Personal Injury Law prior to being called to the Bar in Ireland. Keivon previously worked in a leading Defence Firm as a Senior Legal Executive, where he dealt with Employer and Public Liability Personal Injury cases, defending claims for both Insurers and Self-Insured clients. He has advised both UK and Domestic Insurers on Liability and Quantum in relation to Insurance Defence Litigation, as well on Professional Negligence and Construction files. 

Keivon has a varied practice with a particular emphasis on Judicial Review involving Immigration, Asylum and Citizenship issues. Keivon appears regularly in the Judicial Review/Asylum list. In addition, Keivon was awarded a bursary from the Immigration, Asylum and Citizenship Bar Association (IACBA) to study the Advanced Diploma in Immigration and Asylum in the Honorable Society of the Kings Inns.

Third-party cover: under the Consumer Insurance Contracts Act 2019, third parties can now pursue insurers directly where no privity of contract exists (2021 – Vol 26 Issue 2) The Bar Review

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01- 817 5524
085-120 3680
Law Library Four Courts Dublin 7
@Keivon Sotoodeh

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