The Banking Team comprises lawyers from traditional banking and corporate backgrounds along with lawyers specialising in housing, commercial property and construction. Our banking lawyers can advise on the law in Northern Ireland, England & Wales and the Republic of Ireland. Avril McCammon, who heads up the team, is acknowledged by Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners as an expert in Banking and Finance. Chambers & Partners lists Avril as the only "Band 1" lawyer for Banking & Finance in Northern Ireland and describes her as "commercial and practical"  and "very responsive in terms of coming up with suggestions instead of relaying problems".

Alongside excellent service and knowledge credentials in banking law our expertise includes:

  • Secured and unsecured loan and credit facilities

  • Project finance including PPP/PFI

  • Securitisation

  • Asset finance

  • Trade finance

  • Property finance

  • Business finance

  • Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Management Buyouts

  • Cross border lending and security

  • Insolvency


Avril McCammon
Philip McBride
Andrea McCann
Donald Thompson