News & Events

An archive of the latest Carson McDowell News, Events, and Seminars.
Brexit: The “Meaningful Vote”

Brexit: The “Meaningful Vote”

15 January 2019

By this evening the House of Commons will have closed its debate on the EU Withdrawal Agreement in its current form. This will conclude with an all-important “meaningful vote” on...

Author: Stuart Anderson
Sector: Brexit

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Optimism amid uncertainty for NI businesses in 2019

Optimism amid uncertainty for NI businesses in 2019

10 January 2019

Carson McDowell's deal pipeline for the first few months of 2019 is "very positive", partner Neasa Quigley has commented, although the firm remains cautious of what lies ahead for the...

Author: Neasa Quigley
Practice Area: Corporate - M&A

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Carson McDowell Announces New Senior Appointments

Carson McDowell Announces New Senior Appointments

12 December 2018

Northern Ireland’s largest independent law firm Carson McDowell has today announced two senior appointments, effective from May 1, 2019.Roger McMillan and Neasa Quigley will take over the responsibilities of the...

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Companies should be analysing risk in their contracts while uncertainty remains over UK exit deal, says Carson McDowell

Companies should be analysing risk in their contracts while uncertainty remains over UK exit deal, says Carson McDowell

29 November 2018

Businesses should expect to see an increase in Brexit related clauses being inserted into new commercial contracts in coming months and should be actively assessing potential Brexit risks in their...

Practice Area: Commercial Law
Sector: Brexit

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Carson McDowell teams up with Ulster University for Media Law Lecture

Carson McDowell teams up with Ulster University for Media Law Lecture

23 November 2018

Carson McDowell was pleased to continue its partnership with the team at the MA Master’s Degree in Journalism at Ulster University, Coleraine. Fergal McGoldrick, an Associate in Carson McDowell’s...

Author: Fergal McGoldrick
Practice Area: Media and Defamation

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Carson McDowell's procurement and construction teams support Southern Regional College on its recent tender process

Carson McDowell's procurement and construction teams support Southern Regional College on its recent tender process

07 November 2018

Carson McDowell’s procurement and construction teams were delighted to support Southern Regional College in its recent tender process, and subsequently the appointment of O’Hare & McGovern Ltd, to deliver the...

Practice Area: Construction Law, Procurement Law

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Carson McDowell advised Kilwaughter Minerals Limited on its acquisition of Alumasc Facades from the Alumasc Group plc

Carson McDowell advised Kilwaughter Minerals Limited on its acquisition of Alumasc Facades from the Alumasc Group plc

05 November 2018

Carson McDowell advised Kilwaughter Minerals Limited on its acquisition of Alumasc Facades from the Alumasc Group plc, based in Northamptonshire for £4.5m. Alumasc Facades supplies external wall...

Practice Area: Corporate - M&A, Employment Law

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Carson McDowell is Leading NI Firm in Chambers UK and Legal 500

Carson McDowell is Leading NI Firm in Chambers UK and Legal 500

05 November 2018

Carson McDowell has been recognised as Northern Ireland’s leading law firm in the latest editions of the two main reference directories for the legal profession. Carson McDowell...

Author: Michael Johnston

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Competition watchdog launches cartel campaign

Competition watchdog launches cartel campaign

01 November 2018

The UK’s competition and consumer watchdog, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA), has launched a cartel awareness campaign after its research has demonstrated that many UK companies don’t know enough...

Author: Kerry Teahan
Practice Area: EU and Competition

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Carson McDowell Expands Litigation Practice With Francis J Irvine Deal

Carson McDowell Expands Litigation Practice With Francis J Irvine Deal

18 October 2018

Northern Ireland’s largest independent law firm Carson McDowell has bolstered its litigation practice by merging defence insurance litigation specialists Francis J Irvine Solicitors into the business.Two lawyers specialising in defence...

Practice Area: Defence Insurance Litigation

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