PEOPLE

SUE-HELEN McCONNELL

Attorney

PRACTICE AREAS

Sue-Helen specialises predominantly in the areas of civil and commercial litigation and in particular:

Contractual disputes

Negligence

Contentious probate

Employment law

Personal injury

Land and property disputes

Judicial review

 

BACKGROUND

Sue-Helen was a barrister practicing at the Bar of Northern Ireland before relocating to Grand Cayman to join McGrath Tonner.  She gained experience advising and representing clients in civil and commercial litigation in the County Court, High Court and Alternative Dispute Resolution.  During her pupillage year she was appointed to the Attorney General’s Junior Counsel Panel.  She was awarded 1st place in the Benchers’ Advocacy Prize, Megaw Gift Fund Advocacy Prize and Fox Prize Fund for Negotiation

EDUCATION

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Studies at the Institute of Professional Legal Studies, Queen’s University Belfast
  • Law LLB, Queen’s University Belfast

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Cayman Islands (2018)
  • Bar of Northern Ireland (Non-practicing) (2013)

T: 345 623 2740 / 345 949 2740    E: smcconnell@mcgrathtonner.com