Andrea McIlroy-Rose > Pinsent Masons Belfast LLP > Belfast, Northern Ireland > Lawyer Profile

Pinsent Masons Belfast LLP
Northern Ireland


Andrea is a Partner specialiing in retail, investment and development work and the management of large real estate portfolios for both private and public sector clients. Andrea heads up the firm’s retail property team and is qualified to act in England and Wales and Northern Ireland and acts for clients in both jurisdictions.

Andrea is ranked in Band 1 for both real estate and construction in the Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession 2017. “She has a light touch but is very effective. She has a nice way with her, both client and facing and in terms of negotiations with opposing parties”


Law Society of England and Wales; Law Society of Northern Ireland.


University of Reading (LLB (Hons)); College of Law, Guildford (Diploma in Professional Legal Studies).

Lawyer Rankings

Northern Ireland > Real estate > Commercial property

(Leading individuals)

Andrea McIlroy-RosePinsent Masons Belfast LLP

Pinsent Masons Belfast LLP ‘knows the field very well‘; the team advises local and international clients on major transactions and developments throughout the UK and the Republic of Ireland. Retail is a key area of expertise, with clients including retailers as well as investors in shopping centres and retail parks. The practice is also active in development finance and advises on projects and transactions in the public and energy sectors. Belfast office head Andrea McIlroy-Rose leads the team, which includes the ‘hardworking‘ and ‘responsiveJoanna Robinson.

Northern Ireland > Real estate > Construction

(Hall of Fame)

Andrea McIlroy-RosePinsent Masons LLP

Pinsent Masons Belfast LLP advises on a wide range of high-profile construction developments, including infrastructure, education sector and office projects. Clients include local and international employers, developers and contractors. The practice is led by Belfast office managing partner Andrea McIlroy-Rose; London-based Adrian Eakin; and ‘always available and deeply knowledgeable‘ legal director Ciaran McNamara, whose expertise includes advising on procurement matters and handling construction disputes.