Carson McDowell has unrivalled experience in the transport and logistics sector which reflects the broad nature of our client base and the advice which they require. Currently, we advise the largest port and airport in NI, Translink, and many local and international logistics companies.

Our long-standing relationships with clients in this sector has given us a deep understanding of their particular issues and the ability to focus on solutions to keep clients ahead of emerging issues and trends. We have key expertise across EU, Regulatory and Competition law to ensure clients are kept aware of the key sector issues so we can give the exacting legal advice required to ensure competitiveness and sustainable growth for our clients.

Our advice to the sector ranges from advising on compliance with employment related legislation to M&A transactions, dispute resolution to planning and the highly specific areas such as competition matters, IP, Procurement and EU law.

Key Contacts

Declan Magee, Partner, Head of Transport Team, Joint Head of Litigation

Michael Johnston, Managing Partner and Lead Corporate contact

Neasa Quigley, Partner, Head of Corporate

Gary McGhee, Partner, Head of Planning and Environmental Team

Rosemary Carson, Partner, Real Estate

Orlagh O’Neill, Partner, Head of Employment Team

Stuart Murphy, Partner, Head of Construction Team

Gerard Armstrong, Partner, Corporate

Rachel Penny, Partner, Employment

What We Do

  • Regulatory Advice
  • Licensing Support Services
  • Contractual Disputes
  • Contractual Protection through Bespoke Terms & Conditions of Trade
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Funding Support
  • Defending Regulatory action
  • Support with Injury Claims
  • Employment Advice on Transfer of Undertakings Protection of Employees
  • Advice on Distribution and Agency Agreements