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Emma Hunt

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Mills Selig

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Dispute resolution and litigation; debt recovery; judicial review and public procurement; media and defamation; professional regulation.

Position

After graduating, Emma studied for a master’s degree in commercial law at University College Dublin. Since joining Mills Selig, she has been involved extensively in commercial and other areas of litigation advising individuals, companies, financial institutions and one of Northern Ireland’s Harbour Authorities. Emma frequently advises on complex land and property disputes and has gained significant experience acting in partnership disputes, shareholder disputes, injunctions and corporate fraud cases. In recent years, she has developed a substantial banking litigation practice. Emma’s approach is to find the most practical and cost effective solution for her clients. She has conducted a number of cases by means of alternative dispute resolution such as arbitration and mediation. She also has considerable experience in all areas of defamation and privacy law and has acted as part of a team in representing many media organisations including broadcasters and national newspapers.

Career

Joined Mills Selig in 2001; admitted as solicitor in 2003.

Member

Chair of the Northern Ireland Young Solicitors’ Association 2007; Northern Ireland Young Solicitors’ Association since 2003; elected member of the Council of the Law Society of Northern Ireland; Supreme Court of Judicature Rules Committee.


Northern Ireland

Dispute resolution

Within: Dispute resolution

Mills Selig’s litigation team delivers ‘an excellent, proactive service’. Construction disputes and property litigation are key areas of activity for the group, which has been advising on construction and contractor disputes and planning challenges. Highlights included successfully acting for residential property developer Galliard Homes in a dispute with a management company over a large residential development site in Northern Ireland involving an inhibition being placed over the site; the inhibition was removed when the inhibitor withdrew its application. The ‘extremely able and thoughtfulEmma Hunt leads the team. Paul Spring retired in 2017.

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