Stuart is a Senior Associate Solicitor in the Real Estate team at Carson McDowell, having joined the firm in March 2015.
He attained a degree in law (LLB honours) at the Queen’s University, Belfast in 2008 before continuing his studies at the Institute of Professional Legal Studies.
He was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in Northern Ireland in 2010 and has since practised exclusively in the area of real estate. He was formerly an associate in an international law practice.
Stuart advises corporate, individual and institutional developers and investors on all property aspects of commercial property transactions and renewable developments in Northern Ireland, including the negotiation of initial land documentation and the acquisition, disposal and ongoing management of large real estate portfolios involving both commercial and residential properties.
Stuart has considerable experience in the renewable property market in Northern Ireland, having acted on a wide range of solar, wind, anaerobic digestion, hydro-electric and shale gas developments over the past number of years.