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Carson McDowell
Northern Ireland

Work Department

Real Estate


Chris is a Partner in Carson McDowell’s real estate team.

Chris is involved in all aspects of commercial property including acquisitions, disposals, landlord and tenant work and providing asset management advice to clients with large property portfolios.


Chris attained a BA in jurisprudence from the University of Oxford in 2006 before joining Carson McDowell as an apprentice in 2007. Chris qualified as a solicitor into the Real Estate team in September 2009 and became Partner in May 2021.

Lawyer Rankings

Northern Ireland > Real estate > Commercial property

(Next Generation Partners)

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Carson McDowell‘s ‘exceptional practice’ acts on high-value matters across a wide range of sectors, including retail, energy, education and transport. Dawson McConkey leads the team and is highly experienced in acquisitions, disposals and lettings. Emma Cooper advises on contentious and non-contentious matters across Northern Ireland and England and Wales. The team was joined in September 2021 by Richard Dickson, who previously led the commercial property department at Johns Elliot. Mary-Kim Doherty and Chris Phillips are other key names.