Property handled Properly

McShanes are widely acknowledged as one of the leading residential property Solicitors in Northern Ireland. Our service is competitive in both price and speed. We can advise on every aspect concerned with buying, selling or letting your home. We always provide a quotation for our fees in writing.

Wills- Thinking about tomorrow

A Will is an expression of your personal wishes. If you don’t make one then the law takes over. Its rules define who will act as your executors, who will be your beneficiaries – and in some cases how much of your estate they receive. We offer a practical and jargon-free will-making service.

Accidents, We're on your side

We have an excellent reputation for obtaining high awards of compensation for clients in personal injury and medical negligence cases. We understand the impact of personal injury and our Solicitors will support you, at all stages of your claim. We are committed to making the whole process of obtaining compensation, as stress free as possible.

Advice to business

We provide advices to businesses on a wide range of issues. If your business needs help, for example, in relation to employment or staffing issues, health and safety regulations, commercial disputes, debt recovery, strategic planning, restructuring or selling your business, help is available at both our Newry and Kilkeel offices.

34 Hill Street, Newry, County Down, Northern Ireland, BT34 1AR t +44 (0)28 3026 6611 f +44 (0)28 3026 9492,

17A The Kilkeel, County Down, Northern Ireland, BT34 4AA t +44 (0)28 4176 2445 +44 (0)28 4176 5101


Established in 1973, McShanes is one of the leading legal firms in Northern Ireland. Our reputation for high-quality service is built on first-class technical ability combined with commercial acumen.

A key factor in our success has been a willingness to respond in a rapidly changing world to the increasingly varied needs of clients. We have invested heavily in case management, IT and accounting systems to ensure the fullest support for our clients.


  • How we can help you?

    Client service excellence is something we continually strive for. We became the first law firm in Northern Ireland to achieve ISO EN 9001 Standard. We remain accredited by ISO. This internationally recognised standard highlights the fact that we are totally focussed on the needs of our clients.


  • Around A Pound

     Around a Pound


    "Mc Shanes have advised Around a Pound for many years in various areas of our business. Mc Shanes are our go to source of advice in respect of employment matters and advice to our business generally."
    Gerard Rice, Around a Pound
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    Glasgiven Contracts

    “McShanes have provided us with advice in relation to property development, Judicial Review in relation to a planning matter and advices regarding HR issues. McShanes provide a comprehensive service to business. They have the competency of a larger city firm, but are available locally, with offices in Newry and Kilkeel, which is a huge advantage.”  
    Liam Murphy, Glasgiven Contracts, Annalong, Co.Down
  • Kelly Brothers

    Kelly Brothers final logo "Mc Shanes have the expertise in Conveyancing and are a pleasure to work with - if you need the best in the field, you have to choose McShanes.”  
    Kelly Brothers Building Contractors, Warrenpoint


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