Recent News

June 2011 - McAteer & Co lodged their own submission to the Task Force

May 2011 - Ciaran McAteer & Timothy Bryans attended a conference hosted by Amnesty, at which a submission prepared by amnesty on behalf of victims of abuse was presented by Amnesty

April 2011 - Ciaran McAteer attended Stormont to meet Government Representatives from OFMDFM to discuss the work of Task force

January 2011 - McAteer & Co released a press release in relation to the recent government announcement regarding the setting up of a task force

Winter 2010/ Spring 2011 - Ciaran McAteer attended a steering group of Solicitors and representatives of institutional abuse victims including Frances Reilly, author of “Suffer Little Children” for whom McAteer & Co acted in recent High Court proceedings.

Timothy Bryans was delegate at the COAC conference in Belfast, a multi-disciplinary meeting consisting of the Judiciary; the legal profession; social services and other government agencies involved in promoting best practice for Children’s Order legal proceedings in Northern Ireland.

McAteer & Co hoped that the office’s involvement in a £2million+ Company purchase transaction on behalf of commercial clients signaled the green shoots of economic recovery.

Judgment was finally delivered in favour of our client in an employment tribunal case, in which Ciaran McAteer appeared as advocate for the employer.

Timothy Bryans attended a conference on the future of legal aid in Northern Ireland at the Lagan Valley Island centre.

John Keir attended a conference on personal injury Trusts, to obtain specialist knowledge on how to enable successful plaintiffs in personal injury cases to protect their compensation.