Administrative Law or Judicial Review
Mark was called to the Bar in 2018 and accepts instructions in all areas, however, he is focused primarily on Commercial and Civil litigation, Judicial Review and Criminal Law.
BSc (Hons) Business Studies with First Class Honours, University of Ulster
First Trust Bank Convocation Undergraduate Student of the Year, University of Ulster
2014 – 2015: KPMG Belfast, Corporate Finance
CA Proficiency 1, Chartered Accountants Ireland
Masters in Law, Queen’s University Belfast
Mini-Pupillage at Deans Court Chambers – Manchester and Preston
Postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Studies at the Institute of Professional Legal Studies, Queen’s University Belfast
Represented Institute of Professional Legal Studies in the INADR International Mediation Tournament, Chicago USA
Degree of Barrister-at-Law, The Honourable Society of the Inn of Court of Northern Ireland
Prior to the Bar, Mark trained with KPMG Belfast from 2014 - 2015 in their graduate Chartered Accountancy program in the Corporate Finance Department. During his time with KPMG Mark assisted with various Merger and Acquisition, Infrastructure, Procurement and Funding projects. Alongside his practical training, Mark completed the CA Proficiency 1 exams in Finance, Management Accounting, Financial Accounting and Tax through the Chartered Accountants Ireland programme.
Mark has recently been appointed to the Attorney General’s Junior Counsel Panel.
Mark has also appeared in the following sample of cases:
CR; in re application for judicial review  NIQB; Return of an asylum seeker to Albania, appearing for the applicant - order for removal stayed.