Barbara Creed graduated from The University of Ulster in 2003 and is a Director in the Commercial Litigation / Alternative Dispute Resolution department.
Barbara has in excess of eight years’ experience of running complex contentious matters arising mainly, but not exclusively, in the following areas:
Contentious real estate, professional negligence, construction law, contract law, planning law, public law, company law.
In recent times Barbara has seen her practice grow, in particular, in the areas of contentious real estate and professional negligence.
Barbara is regularly in attendance at The High Court in Belfast, conducting high value and high profile legal actions, for a range of public and private clients. She prides herself on, listening carefully to and, understanding clients’ objectives in order to obtain them the most cost effective and commercially sensible outcomes.
Current case examples:
• Acting for Northern Ireland Housing Executive in a major real estate dispute concerning a Development Agreement
• Acting for various purchasers in a dispute concerning the James Clow Development in Belfast
• Acting for Castlereagh Borough Council in a complex professional negligence action
Barbara has extensive experience of all forms of alternative dispute resolution, and has been commended by Legal 500 2012 for her team work and recommended for dispute resolution by the same publication.
'Barbara Creed earns recognition after a successful year advising on a range of matters. Clients say she is "dogged, thorough and extremely good at giving it to you straight." '(Chambers UK 2014)