Liam Magill




Liam Magill graduated from Queen’s University of Belfast with an LLB Honours degree in 1993.  He has over twenty years’ legal experience, joining O Hare solicitors in 2014.

Liam has developed extensive expertise in the following areas: -

  • Litigation for a leading Northern Ireland utility in the defence of Public Liability and Employers Liability claims. He prosecutes claims on their behalf with a proven track record in recovery of damages.
  • Public and Employer Liability Defence on behalf of local Councils.
  • Defence Insurance Litigation for both insurance companies and private clients. He has developed expertise in the area of credit hire litigation and defence of fraudulent claims.
  • General Plaintiff Litigation including road traffic accidents, Industrial Disease, Clinical Negligence, Employers and Public Liability claims.
  • Employment law providing both representative and advisory services for the Corporate Client, two leading UK Trade Unions and the Private Client. He advises on all areas including Unfair Dismissal and Discrimination. Liam advises companies in relation to Transfer of Undertakings and business acquisitions. Liam speaks publicly to Trade Unions and Private Clients on employment related issues.

Liam’s expertise and technical knowledge is matched by practical solutions to what often can be very complex areas of law. He is committed to his clients, building close personal relationships with key personnel and clients. He is highly respected amongst his colleagues and peers.

Liam is married with three children. He is a Sixth Dan Black Belt in the martial art of Jujitsu. He is a volunteer coach at the Dojo, Ballymena. His other leisure pursuits are swimming and walking his dogs.

Brendan has a wide portfolio of clients and specialises in defence civil litigation and commercial litigation and arbitration. Allied to this he is also involved in corporate manslaughter and HSC investigations.  Brendan also has a keen interest in commercial transactions generally including company acquisition and disposal, and is a key advisor to a major waste management company.  

Brendan has also successfully litigated in company disputes between shareholders and has most recently been involved in advising on the impact of the NAMA legislation in Northern Ireland. Brendan has a reputation for assertive practice married to a practical interpretation of law to assist clients in pursuing their interests, bearing in mind the testing economic climate that exists today.

Brendan has a wide portfolio of clients and specialises in defence civil litigation and commercial litigation and arbitration. Allied to this he is also involved in corporate manslaughter and HSC investigations.  Brendan also has a keen interest in commercial transactions generally including company acquisition and disposal, and is a key advisor to a major waste management company. 

 

Brendan has also successfully litigated in company disputes between shareholders and has most recently been involved in advising on the impact of the NAMA legislation in Northern Ireland. Brendan has a reputation for assertive practice married to a practical interpretation of law to assist clients in pursuing their interests, bearing in mind the testing economic climate that exists today.