MTB Solicitors ranked in Chambers and Partners in the fields of Personal Injury and Medical Negligence
MTB Solicitor’s Personal Injury and Medical Negligence departments have been ranked in Chambers and Partners. Chambers and Partners has been the leading source of legal market intelligence for over 30 years.
Clients commented that our Personal Injury team’s “business acumen and industry knowledge are outstanding” and that our “response times are excellent.”
One source interviewed found our firm to be “very proactive and super efficient without losing focus or compromising results,” and added that our lawyers “really go that extra step for the client.”
At MTB we pride ourselves on our personal approach whilst providing an efficient and cost-effective service to our clients. Read more
MTB Consultant, Ernie Telford, has been ranked in Chambers and Partners for his expertise in medical negligence. Chambers and Partners has been the leading source of legal market intelligence for over 30 years.
Chambers reports that Ernie has an eminent reputation in catastrophic brain injury cases. Read more
MTB Partner, Stephen Clarke, has been ranked in Chambers and Partners for his expertise in the category of ‘Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant’. Chambers and Partners has been the leading source of legal market intelligence for over 30 years. Read more
MTB Partner, John McShane, has been ranked in Chambers and Partners for his expertise in Employment Law. Chambers and Partners has been the leading source of legal market intelligence for over 30 years.
John regularly acts for employers and employees in unfair dismissal and unlawful deduction of wages claims. Read more
MTB Partner, Aleric Turtle, has been ranked in Chambers and Partners for his expertise in Real Estate. Chambers and Partners has been the leading source of legal market intelligence for over 30 years.
Aleric heads up McCartan Turkington Breen’s property department and offers great experience in both commercial and residential real estate transactions. Read more
MTB Partner, Viv Harty, has been ranked in Chambers and Partners for his expertise in the categories of ‘Personal Injury: Mainly Claimant’ and ‘Medical Negligence’. Chambers and Partners has been the leading source of legal market intelligence for over 30 years. Read more
MTB Partner, Colin Mitchell, has been ranked in Chambers and Partners for his expertise in Licensing Law. Chambers and Partners has been the leading source of legal market intelligence for over 30 years.
Colin received plaudits from impressed clients, who said: “His interpersonal skills are exceptional. Read more
A Police Officer has been awarded over £10,000 compensation by the Employment Tribunal after it was held that the PSNI had discriminated against him for having a beard.
A new PSNI health and safety policy required male officers to be clean shaven. Read more
The Court of Appeal has found that repaving a forecourt is enough to obtain possession in a claim for ‘adverse possession’. The decision, in the case of Thorpe v Frank  EWCA Civ 150. widens the grounds required to establish factual possession, and now means that fencing or enclosing land is no longer an absolute requirement to demonstrating possession. Read more
The Industrial Tribunal in Northern Ireland has awarded a Lithuanian national £28,000 after finding that she was discriminated against for reasons connected to her pregnancy.
McGrane Nurseries Ltd, a flowers wholesaler in Co Armagh, accepted that they failed to pay Mrs Gruzdaite for her time off attending the ante natal appointments. Read more
“First impressions count”.
We all know that this is true but we may not know just how little time we have to actually make a good, lasting first impression. There have been various time limits discussed and some say that it is the first seven seconds of meeting that the person will have formed an impression of who you are. Read more
MTB Solicitors nominated NSPCC as its charity for 2019. The NSPCC website www.nspcc.org.uk states that one in five children in the UK have suffered from abuse or neglect. NSPCC works to protect children today and to prevent abuse from happening tomorrow. Read more
We have all seen those copies of National Geographic or Time magazine with dog-ears and ripped pages that seem to adorn the corners of waiting rooms in doctors’ and dentists’ surgeries. The waiting time is running over and you decide to flick through one of these magazines when suddenly a wonderful photograph grabs your attention. Read more
MTB Solicitors were honoured to participate in the Captain’s and Lady Captain’s charity day at Balmoral Golf Club yesterday in aid of the superb local Charity Addiction NI. Marie-Anne McVeigh and Brian Turkington of the firm were joined by guests and part-time golfers John Magee of Aubrey Campbell Accountants and Will Miscampbell of Fetherston Clements Estate Agents. Read more
There has been a substantial rise in the popularity of drones. There has been incredible video footage captured by a drone of the inside of the burning Primark building in Belfast’s city centre shown recently on TV one year after Bank Buildings was engulfed in flames. Read more
Throughout the summer months there have been a series of delays and cancelled flights which have stranded thousands of passengers across the UK. In July thousands of passengers became stranded at Gatwick airport for up to 48 hours with airlines cancelling inbound and outbound flights due to problems with the air-traffic control system. Read more
One of our previous articles discussed the offence of Careless Driving. Now, we’re discussing the offence of Dangerous Driving
Dangerous Driving is an offence that can not only carry a driving ban and fine upon conviction, but it can also lead to a custodial jail sentence. Read more
Dublin High Court granted an injunction yesterday, preventing planned strike action by Irish pilots who are members of the Irish Air Line Pilots’ Association (IALPA). The injunction was sought by Ryanair against Fórsa union, which is the parent union of IALPA, in order to prevent pilots from carrying out a 48-hour strike on 22nd and 23rd August. Read more
We are currently looking for a Conveyancing Solicitor with 1-3 years PQE to join our expanding practice.
This is an excellent opportunity for a Conveyancing Solicitor to handle a full caseload of residential matters and to assist in commercial transactions. Read more
With the dust settling on The 148th Open Championship, which took place last week in Portrush, MTB Solicitors would like to congratulate England’s Andrew Wilson on his finish in T32 place with a score of 1 over par. Read more