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John McKee Solicitors

THE LINENHALL, 32-38 LINENHALL STREET, BELFAST, BT2 8BG, NORTHERN IRELAND
Tel:
Work 028 9023 2303
Fax:
Fax 028 9023 0081
DX:
470 NR BELFAST 1
Email:
Web:
www.jmckee.co.uk
Belfast, London

Alison Reid

Tel:
Work 028 9023 2303
Email:
John McKee Solicitors

Work Department

Banking finance, restructuring and insolvency, and private client.

Position

Alison is a partner in the banking, restructuring and insolvency team. She has over 10 years’ experience of acting on behalf of Ulster Bank Group, Santander (UK) plc, Bank of Ireland (UK) Plc and other lenders in all aspects of security documentation, banking law and insolvency issues for example perfecting security and secured lending transactions. As regards her insolvency practice, she acts on behalf of Ulster Bank Group and Bank of Ireland in enforcing security by way of appointment of administrators, administrative receivers and fixed charge receivers. She has extensive experience of acting on behalf of lenders in mortgagee in possession sales. She is an affiliate member of the IPA and acts on behalf of insolvency practitioners (including BDO, KPMG, PWC, Harbinson Mulholland, Keenan Corporate Finance) and local agents in administrations, administrative receiverships and fixed charge receiverships in asset disposals, including residential property portfolios, commercial properties and large-scale residential development sites as well as individuals in financial difficulty. Alison also acts on behalf private clients, dealing with residential and commercial conveyancing transactions, making wills and the administration of estates, enduring powers of attorney and controllership applications to the High Court.

Career

Trained John McKee Solicitors; was admitted as a solicitor in Northern Ireland in 2005 and in England and Wales in 2015; She became a partner in 2014.

Languages

French, German.

Member

Affiliate member Insolvency Practitioners Association; Law Society of Northern Ireland; R3.

Education

Sullivan Upper School, Holywood, County Down; University of Dundee (2002 LLB Hons); Queen’s University, Belfast (2005 Certificate of Professional Legal Studies); Insolvency Practitioners Association (2013 Certificate of Proficiency in Insolvency).

Leisure

Travelling, reading, pilates, tennis, swimming; member of the Belfast Titanic Society.


Northern Ireland: Finance

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Avril McCammon heads the finance practice at John McKee Solicitors, which has a solid track record in assisting banks and financial services companies. The group primarily represents lender clients, including Bank of Ireland, Ulster Bank and Danske Bank. Past instructions have come from the renewable energy and social housing sectors, particularly housing associations. Alison Reid and Philip McBride are key partners in the team and have expertise advising clients on security issues arising from wind farm options and leases.

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