Macaulay and Ritchie is a Belfast based law firm with a long and well
respected reputation in the practice of all types of law in Northern Ireland. Operating
from three sites around Northern Ireland, its head office is a new purpose built office
complex in the city centre area close to the main courts.
The partners in
the firm all have extensive knowledge of the particular legal situation applying to
Northern Ireland and regularly deal with the following areas of law:
We advise upon most arrangements including Share and Asset disposals and
acquisitions and company group reorganisations. In a commercial transaction although
satisfactory terms may have been agreed, the devil is in the detail and it is essential
that you are guided through the often complex drafting procedures to ensure your position
Employment legislation impacts upon all businesses. The implementation of
appropriate contracts of employment, disciplinary and grievance procedures is essential to
safeguard your companies smooth operation and success. We advise you fully upon all
relevant provisions and developments in employment law.
The effective negotiation of commercial premises will mean that you may
concentrate upon progressing the business safe in the knowledge that your trading premises
are legally secure. Our Commercial Property Department assists with leases, freehold
acquisitions and and sales.
From debt recovery commercial disputes, we will advise you upon the strengths of
your claim or the case against you. In addition, the costs of litigation should never be
disproportionate to the amount at issue and we will help you make a reasoned decision and
ensure you are fully appraised of both the merits and risks of your case.
The Department covers the sale and purchase of residential property, leases,
planning applications, secured lending, building and development schemes, licensing,
landlord and tenant matters and domestic conveyancing.
We cover all aspects of family law including divorce, separation agreements and
child related law. We also deal in Wills, Trusts and Probate cases.
We can also provide introductions to specialists in the tax advisory service in relation
Capital Gains Tax
James Burke, J.W.Keith Gilpin, T.Donald Eakin, Trevor M. Ringland, Jonathan
Karen A.Burke, Linda G.Storey, C.Jayne Mathewson, Brian J.Leeson
- BT1 2LD
- Tel: +44
(0) 2890 329696
- Fax: +44
(0) 2890 331305
- 1 St.Johns Place, Larne
- Tel : 01574 272038
- Fax: 01574 260378
- 6 The Square, Ballyclare
- Tel: 01960