Niall Hargan - Senior Associate
Niall graduated from Queen's University, Belfast in 2006 with LLB 2.1 (Hons) in Common and Civil Law with Hispanic Studies. As part of his degree he spent a year studying Spanish and European Law at the University of Salamanca. He obtained his professional qualification at the Institute of Professional Legal Studies (IPLS) at Queen's University, Belfast where he represented Northern Ireland at the World Final of the Louis M. Brown International Client Counselling Competition held at the National Law School of India University, Bangalore. The Northern Irish team claimed first prize in the competition. Niall was also presented with the IPLS Owen Catchpole prize for Solicitor Advocacy.
In November 2011, Niall received the Junior Solicitor of the Year Award (3 – 8 years PQE) from The Law Society of Northern Ireland. He is a member of the Belfast Solicitors’ Association. He advises clients on all aspects of Commercial Property law including acquisitions and disposals and the law of Landlord and Tenant, specialising in licensed premises. Niall also offers advises on the Licensing, Betting and Gaming laws of Northern Ireland.
Niall speaks Spanish, French and Irish. He is a member of the Cumann Chluain Árd.