Green for Go – 2014 Action Renewables Energy Awards Launched

The leading authority on renewable energy in Northern Ireland, Action Renewables, is calling on local companies who are leading the way in their sustainability practices to enter the organisation’s 2014 awards scheme. The annual awards, supported by Tughans Solicitors, are now in their sixth year and will take place in Stormont Hotel on 20th March ...

Chartered Accountants in Public Sector/Intertrade Ireland Event

Recapturing the lost GDP – Targeting the £1.6bn of public procurement contracts going to overseas firms Tughans were pleased to be involved in this recent event held at the Carrickdale Hotel where public procurement policies in Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland along with legal issues for buyers and bidders were discussed. The high profile ...

Tughans Presents “The Adviser Series”

Tughans is pleased to announce a renewed partnership with the Chartered Accountants Ulster Society for 2013-2014. This sponsorship will again see the firm supporting the Society’s Annual Dinner in March 2014 and delivering a series of seminars and webcasts on a topical range of legal issues. These jointly branded seminars known as ‘The Adviser Series’, ...

Craigavon Centre Latest to Sell to GB Property Fund

Tughans has announced details of another major commercial property deal involving a large GB-based institutional investor. The £23.5 million acquisition of one of the largest Tesco stores in the region follows hard on the heels of the recent acquisition of Bangor’s Springhill Shopping Centre for £10.5 million to a London-based property fund. This is further ...

We are pleased to announce our sponsorship of the Belfast Insurance Institute Premium Masterclass

Representatives from Tughans were joined by Finalist of the BBC’s The Apprentice and now Regional Director of Groupon in Ireland, Jim Eastwood, as he helped the Belfast Insurance Institute (BII) launch a series of Masterclasses designed to inform and inspire managers and professionals in the local insurance industry. Under the theme of ‘Premium’, the series, ...

Tughans goes all ‘Pretty ‘n’ Pink’ in support of local charity

Tughans recently swapped the court room for the kitchen and held the ‘Great Tughans’ Bake Off’ at their Belfast office. Pretty ‘N’ Pink patron, model and TV presenter Katie Larmour was on hand to judge the competition which attracted much support from staff and local businesses. As the only dedicated breast cancer charity in Northern ...

Finance Minister gives first major speech to local business leaders

The CBI hosted a breakfast for more than 100 local business leaders this morning (Thursday 1 August 2013) with the Executive’s new Finance Minister, Simon Hamilton. The event was supported by Tughans Solicitors and held at the Merchant Hotel, Belfast. Welcoming Minister Hamilton to office, CBI Northern Ireland’s chairman Ian Coulter, said there were a ...

Michelle Sally scoops prestigious prize

Michelle Sally from our Commercial Property Team was recently awarded runner up prize at the London based JCT Student Essay Competition 2013. The achievement was even more noteworthy due to the fact that there were over 110 registered entrants and Michelle was named the first winner from Northern Ireland! Read the full essay ‘The Changing ...

Tughans’ Insurance Fraud Team

Tughans’ specialist Fraud Team advises on all types of fraudulent and potentially fraudulent claims, including: First party fraud and policy indemnity issues Employers’ liability and public liability claims Fabricated, staged and exaggerated insurance claims Minimal impact, phantom passenger and contrived road traffic claims Our lawyers have an in-depth knowledge of investigation and detection techniques and ...

Accreditations Achieved

Tughans is delighted to announce that has achieved ISO 14001 (Environmental) and ISO 27001 (IT Security) accreditations. Attaining these accreditations highlights Tughans’ strong commitment to providing clients with superior and transparent levels of service. ISO 14001 requires us to devise and carry out environmental improvements which can be measureed and reviewed. ISO 27001 addresses the ...