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Brett Lockhart QC

Bar Library

91 Chichester Street



BT 1 3JQ


Queens Council in 2006
called to the Bar in 1982
LLB (Wales) Hons in 1981
CPLS in 1982

Areas of Practice

Commercial and Chancery Law
Professional Negligence
Defamation and Employment Law

Pen Portraits

Practised in Northern Ireland since 1982. Extensive experience in commercial, employment and defamation law, acting for a wide variety of corporate and insurance clients. My commercial practice includes contractual and other disputes arbitrations, professional negligence. Commercial experience has merged well with media and defamation law. I also appear regularly for public bodies including NIHE, The Health Trusts (DLS), Belfast City Council and various Government Departments.

Mediation Focus

Since November 2014, I have mediated in over 35 cases, including partnership disputes, commercial agreements, employment disputes, level of compensation, professional negligence and disputes over land.