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MURRAY HOUSE, MURRAY STREET, BELFAST, BT1 6DN, NORTHERN IRELAND
Tel:
Work 028 9024 4951
Fax:
Fax 028 9024 5768
DX:
403 NR-BELFAST
Email:
Web:
www.carson-mcdowell.com

Michael Johnston

Tel:
Work 028 9024 4951
Email:
Carson McDowell

Work Department

Corporate finance.

Position

Michael is managing partner having previously led the firm’s corporate finance team. After five years’ initial experience in litigation, Michael has practised in the corporate finance department for the past twenty eight years in which he has gained wide experience in advising clients throughout the UK, Ireland and often in the US with regard to commercial activity within the province. Recent experience includes: advised Evermore on the setting up of the £80m combined heat and power Evermore Renewable Energy Plant in Derry/Londonderry, provision of general legal advice at a senior level to Belfast Harbour Commissioners team, advice to the shareholders on the sale of Foyleside Limited and associated shopping centres, advising Fivemiletown Co-op on the sale to Glanbia, advising PFC on the sale to Davy, advising Shareholders of Chain Reaction Cycles, advising Fane Valley on the sale to Lakeland Dairies, advising on the sale of Diamond Recruitment to Staffline.

Career

Trained Carson McDowell; joined Carson McDowell 1983; qualified 1984; admitted as a solicitor in Northern Ireland 1984; partner 1993.

Member

Law Society of Northern Ireland.

Education

Bangor Grammar School; Queens University of Belfast (LLB Hons); Institute of Professional Legal Education, Belfast.


Northern Ireland: Corporate and commercial

Corporate and M&A

Within: Leading individuals

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