Posts By: McIvor Farrell

Northern Ireland Solicitors Brexit Appearance

Northern Irish Lawyers, Ciaran O’Hare Solicitor (of McIvor Farrell Solicitors) and Conan Fegan BL, acting on behalf of the Victims Campaigner Raymond McCord, are currently performing a watching brief in London’s High Court today, in relation to the English challenges to the Article 50 process. Their appearance in today’s proceedings were announced by Lord Pannick… Read more »

Raymond McCord’s Brexit Challenge

Our client’s case was listed before Belfast High court on Tuesday 4 October 2016. On this date, Ronan Lavery QC, on behalf of Mr McCord made the following submissions to the court; “Sovereignty over constitutional affairs has been ceded [by the UK]. It is not the relationship, as it might once have been, between a… Read more »

Implications of Brexit in Northern Ireland High Court Proceedings

Paul Farrell

Belfast solicitors McIvor Farrell welcome the attitude of HMG that current Judicial Review proceedings taken on behalf of Raymond McCord in relation to the implications of Brexit in Northern Ireland be expedited as soon as possible. Before Mr Justice Maguire (QC at Belfast High Court), the Government’s representative confirmed that it was in the interests… Read more »

Northern Ireland Legal challenge against Brexit

Victims campaigner Raymond McCord has launched the first legal challenge in Northern Ireland to the UK leaving the European Union. Mr McCord, whose son Raymond Jr was murdered by the UVF in north Belfast in 1997, is believed to be the first person in Northern Ireland to issue proceedings over Brexit. He is taking the… Read more »

Tanya Jennings to head Family & Matrimonial Department

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Ms Tanya Jennings recently joined forces with McIvor Farrell Solicitors in April 2016 after working for almost five years in the Lurgan Portadown area. She now heads up the Matrimonial Practice at McIvor Farrell Solicitors and offers a wide range of legal services and advice on matters including Divorce, Separation, Financial Settlements, Domestic Violence and… Read more »

Failures in Belfast Police Murder Investigation

Belfast Solicitors McIvor Farrell attended a high level meeting with senior police on the 16th June 2016, on behalf of the family of murder victim Christopher Meli who was brutally murdered on the 12th December 2015, to address concerns they had in relation to Police failures to keep them advised of developments in the investigation… Read more »

UK Top 100 Legal Services Companies

Expertly researched by business analysts using the latest information available the Plimsoll Analysis is the definitive guide to companies within the legal sector in the UK. The purpose of the analysis is to provide leaders of major companies within the UK Legal Services Industry a comprehensive and accurate probe into how well their company is… Read more »

Case v Chief Constable of PSNI

B. v Chief Constable of PSNI This is a current Judicial Review case involving police powers of arrest in respect of breaches of Civil Injunction Orders made pursuant to Order 14, rule 6 of the County Court Rules and Articles 3 and 5 of the Protection from Harassment (Northern Ireland) Order 1997. Injunctions obtained pursuant… Read more »

McIvor Farrell Negotiation Prize 2016 Winner

Mc IVOR FARRELL NEGOTIATION PRIZE – QUEENS UNIVERSITY BELFAST – 2016 WINNER ANNOUNCED We are delighted to announce the recipient of the McIvor Farrell Prize for the Best Performing Student in the Negotiation Category at the Northern Ireland Institute for Professional Legal Studies to be Ms Helen Smyth. We take great pride in our sponsorship… Read more »

McIvor Farrell Solicitors Belfast Community Outreach

St Josephs Girls Glenavy

McIvor Farrell Solicitors Belfast are delighted, as part of our Community Outreach Initiative, to sponsor St Joseph’s Glenavy Girls Under 16s kit this season. The girls are pictured here with Daniel McCorry presenting the team with their sponsorship. Everyone at McIvor Farrell wish the girls every success in the year ahead.