Dermot was born and raised in Ireland. He read law at the Queen’s University of Belfast and has studied in the U.S. and China. His practice at Grant Kovacs Norell focuses mainly on insurance litigation and family law. He also has experience in a variety of other areas of the law including commercial disputes, defamation, IP disputes and estate litigation.
Dermot has appeared in the Provincial Court and Supreme Court all over the Lower Mainland and he is an accredited Family Law Mediator. He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, Trial Lawyers Association and he is an Access Pro Bono volunteer.
Away from work, Dermot enjoys listening to music and playing guitar, walking in Stanley Park, playing gaelic football and soccer and brushing up on his Mandarin Chinese, French and Irish.
Areas of Practice
- Insurance Litigation
- Family Law
- General Civil Litigation
- British Columbia, 2014
- The Queen’s University of Belfast (LL.B)- 2010
- Canadian Bar Association
- Trial Lawyers Association
- Access Pro Bono