Avril has over 20 years experience of acting on behalf of Ulster Bank Group, AIB Group (UK) Plc, Santander (UK) plc, Bank of Ireland (UK) Plc , Danske Bank and other lenders in perfecting security. She acts for lenders in relation to real estate finance, acquisitions and mergers, and business finance, on both a bilateral and syndicated basis. She also acts for the National Asset Management Agency. As regards her insolvency practice, she acts on behalf of Ulster Bank Group, AIB Group (Uk) plc, Bank of Ireland, and National Asset Management Agency in enforcing security by way of appointment of administrators, administrative receivers and fixed charge receivers. She acts on behalf of insolvency practitioners, local agents in administrations, administrative receiverships and fixed charge receiverships in asset disposals including, residential property portfolios, commercial properties and large scale residential development sites.
Qualified and admitted as a Solicitor in Northern Ireland in 1992. Assistant Solicitor with John McKee Solicitors from 1992-1995. Partner in John McKee Solicitors from 1996 to 2018. From 2018 to date, Consultant in John McKee Solicitors.
Law Society of Northern Ireland
Queens University Belfast 1990 (LLB). Course Tutor (Company Law) IPLS. Graduate Diploma in Theology, Queens University Belfast, 2018.