L to r:  ByrneWallace Partner and Head of Construction, Martin Cooney; Managing Partner, Catherine Guy and Partner and Head of Property, Michael Walsh.

Martin Cooney has joined solicitors ByrneWallace as a partner and Head of the firm’s construction law practice.

Martin has over 10 years’ experience advising on all aspects of construction law, both contentious and non-contentious, and he is experienced in dispute resolution, having represented employers, consultants and contractors in mediations, conciliations, adjudications, expert determinations, arbitration and in the commercial court. He has particular expertise in Health & Safety relating to construction and engineering projects and has represented clients in defence of HSA prosecutions.

“We are delighted to welcome Martin to the firm,” commented ByrneWallace Managing Partner Catherine Guy. “Martin’s appointment further demonstrates our continued growth and our commitment to delivering an excellent client service.”