Carson McDowell is Named 'Northern Irish Firm of the Year' by The Legal 500

20 October 2014


Carson McDowell has been named Northern Irish Law Firm of the Year 2014 by The Legal 500 United Kingdom – the leading independent guide to law firms in the UK.

The Legal 500 Awards reward law firms based on the independent opinions of clients and in-depth research. The firm has also been highly recommended in The Legal 500 2014 publication, achieving top tier recommendations across nine practice areas including Dispute Resolution, Banking and Finance, Commercial Property, Construction, Employment Law and Planning Law.

Speaking about the achievement, Managing Partner Michael Johnston said,

“We are proud to have been awarded Northern Irish Law Firm of the Year 2014 by the Legal 500 UK, which is a testament to our commitment to building long term relationships with our clients and delivering the highest standards of service. On behalf of all at Carson McDowell, I would like to say a big “thank you” to all our clients and other contacts who took the time to speak to The Legal 500 and helped to get us to the coveted top spot.

“Our simple brand promise is that ‘We do more. Better’. We believe that this award is further evidence of that promise in action. The quality of our service depends on the calibre of our people and on attracting and retaining the best talent in the market. As such we are proud to have more experts working across more specialist areas of expertise than any other local legal firm. ,” Michael said.

The award will be formally presented at an exclusive industry dinner in London in late November.