We are recognised as market leaders and receive many major recommendations across a large number of practice areas. We are top ranked by Chambers and Partners UK and the Legal 500 guides.

We have a reputation for providing exceptional legal advice and client service. Our commitment to excellence and finding innovative solutions to the most complex of legal problems sets us apart. Our clients recognise and value this, which is why our solicitors have been advising a number of clients since our inception in Belfast, in 1852.

Our reputation is confirmed by our rankings in the legal directories, such as Chambers and Partners UK and the Legal 500. Currently, we are ranked number one across more areas of expertise in Chambers and Partners UK than any other Northern Irish law firm.

"Carson McDowell 'is one of Northern Ireland's prime firms, with a strong reputation which goes along with it.' Their formidable reputation is perpetuated by the 'incredibly pragmatic and valuable advisers' which the firm houses."*Chambers and Partners UK 2013