Liquidator accused of ‘trying to make up a case’ against Edenmore Meats director

John Healy has been told he is relying on a ‘false narrative’ in his case against Donal Gallagher, the Irish construction boss and director at the collapsed Donegal abattoir

Donegal-based Edenmore Farm Meats, which ceased trading in 2016, has been in the process of being wound up by a liquidator up after a group of farmers successfully petitioned the High Court in 2020. Picture: Bryan Meade

A liquidator has been accused of “trying to make up a case” against an Irish construction company boss in a reckless trading action involving Edenmore Farm Meats, the collapsed Donegal abattoir.

Gary McCarthy SC, told John Healy of Dublin-based Kirby Healy Chartered Accountants, that he was relying on a “false narrative” in his case against Donal Gallagher, part owner of the Galldris Group, a construction company based in England, and a director of Edenmore.

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