Rory Mac Neice
A former professional National Hunt jockey, Rory is a Partner and head of our Dispute Resolution Team.
Rory advises on contractual disputes in the Tech Sector, including advising clients on disputes relating to IT infrastructure, cloud technology, and e-commerce including trading platform design and implementation. He advises clients on scope redefinitions and termination of software and hardware agreements and cloud solutions. He has also advised in respect of smart metre and online payment and processing systems.
Rory has a well-established and respected practice advising lenders in respect of negligent and fraudulent transactions bringing claims against valuers, solicitors and mortgage brokers including for two well-known high street clearing banks. Rory has worked in this sector for many years, having begun his career working on a number of Managed Litigation Projects run by major Building Society Lenders in the late 1990's and early 2000's.
Rory also advises clients on product liability and regulatory issues including advising on emergency response, reputation management and product recall decisions.
"Tenacious and hard-working, Rory Mac Neice ensures this team a high rating. A born fighter, he is noted for his bold style and perseverance - he never gives up, and can win against the odds."- Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession
"Very decisive, extremely articulate during hearings and very easy to understand, and who simplifies complicated issues."- Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession
Sources hail him as "a thoughtful litigator who is brilliant at finding the opponent's weakness"- Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession
Sources are eager to sing the praises of this "faultless" solicitor advocate, noting his "efficiency and efficacy – he's quick to offer sensible help and suggestions, and is not afraid to challenge us to suggest other options."- Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession.
"Rory Mac Neice is known in the market for both his commercial litigation and sports law practices. Sources describe him as "really energetic and great with clients" adding "He is dynamic and commercial but also a careful and very effective litigator" - Chambers guide to the Legal Profession .