Our Team

Aoife McShane
Aoife McShane
Partner
aoife.m@mcshaneandco.com
Qualifications:
  • University of Newcastle upon Tyne 2007 LLB
  • Institute of Professional Legal Studies
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in Northern Ireland 2010
  • Solicitor Advocate
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in the Republic of Ireland 2020
Responsible For:

Civil Litigation, specifically, accidents at work, commercial disputes, medical negligence and road traffic collisions.

Family Law including adoption, contact and residence, divorce and separation and domestic violence (Non-Molestation and Occupation Orders).

Aoife is an accredited member of the Law Society Of Northern Ireland’s Children Order Panel.

Aoife regularly deals with cases involving children in Northern Ireland, in private matters between parents involving issues of contact and residence of children, following separation.

Aoife also deals with Public Law cases involving the Health and Social Care Trusts in Northern Ireland, advising and representing families who have children in various types of care cases.

Specialism:

Civil Litigation and Family Law.


Rory McShane
Rory McShane
Partner
rory.m@mcshaneandco.com
Qualifications:
  • QUB BA Diploma in Social Studies
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in Northern Ireland 1973
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in the Republic of Ireland 1992
  • President of Law Society in Northern Ireland 2005/2006
  • Mediator
Responsible For:

Practice Development, Litigation, Commercial Property, Public and Administrative Law, Assets Recovery and Insolvency

Specialism:

Civil Litigation


Paul O’Kane
Paul O’Kane
Partner
paul.o@mcshaneandco.com
Qualifications:
  • Manchester University LLB
  • Institute of Professional Legal studies
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in Northern Ireland 1978
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in the Republic of Ireland 2002
  • Solicitor Advocate
Responsible For:

Litigation, Criminal law, Commercial Conveyancing, Employment and Equal Rights

Specialism:

Civil Litigation, Employment Law


Millicent Tate
Millicent Tate
Partner
millicent.t@mcshaneandco.com
Qualifications:
  • Universidad de Alcalá de Henares, Madrid Diploma 1999
  • QUB LL.B Honours Common and Civil Law with Hispanic Studies 2000
  • Certificate in Professional Legal Studies with Distinction
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in Northern Ireland 2003
  • Member of Agricultural Law Association
  • Member of Law Society’s Remuneration Panel
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in the Republic of Ireland 2020
Responsible For:

Wills and Probate, Domestic, Agricultural & Commercial Conveyancing, Trusts of clubs, churches and community associations

Specialism:

Conveyancing and Probate


Eimear Kane
Eimear Kane
Partner
Eimear.k@mcshaneandco.com
Qualifications:
  • QUB LL.B Honours Law and Politics 2004
  • QUB LL.M Human Rights and Criminal Justice 2005
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice 2007
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in Northern Ireland 2010
  • Admitted as a Solicitor in England and Wales 2010
  • Solicitor Advocate
  • Member of The Children Order Panel 2014
  • Member of The NIGALA Panel 2015
Responsible For:

Family Law to include divorce, separation, pre-nuptial agreements, and financial disputes pertaining from the breakdown of relationships.

Private and Public Law matters concerning children, to include Trust proceedings, adoption proceedings, and contact and residence arrangements.

Eimear is a member of The Law Society’s Children Order Panel and The NIGALA Solicitors’ Panel enabling her to represent children, as appointed by the Guardian ad Litem, in Public Law proceedings.

Civil Litigation to include road traffic collisions, medical negligence, accidents at work, and commercial disputes.

Employment Law.

Specialism:

Family Law and Civil Litigation.


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