Gavin was educated at St Columb’s College before attending the University of Ulster at Magee where he obtained a 2:1 (Hons) LLB in Law with Business Studies. On completion of his degree, Gavin moved to Manchester to take up employment within the litigation department of large commercial law firm, Pannone LLP.
Gavin completed his Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice at Manchester Metropolitan University thereafter completing his legal training at Cyril Morris Arkwright solicitors in Bolton. Gavin qualified as a Solicitor in England and Wales in 2010 and took up a position in Manchester with HL Interactive (formerly Halliwells LLP) where he specialised in contentious litigation matters on behalf of large main stream banking groups.
Gavin returned home 2012 and took up a position at one of the longest established firms in Belfast, C&H Jefferson Solicitors (now DWF (Northern Ireland) LLP in 2013. Gavin was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in Northern Ireland in 2013 specialising in civil and commercial litigation with a diverse client base ranging from mainstream banking groups and insurance companies to well established private clients of an individual and commercial nature. Gavin primarily attends to High Court matters but also attends to County Court matters on a regular basis.
Gavin joined McCay Solicitors in September 2017 and will continue to specialise in all fields of litigation and assist on employment related matters.
We are a Solicitor Practice with offices in Derry~Londonderry and Strabane County Tyrone. Our solicitors provide bespoke legal advice in the areas of Employment Law, Commercial Disputes, Property/Conveyancing, Wills & Estates, Personal Injury, Family Law and Commercial Property.
McCay Solicitors is a trading name of McCay Law Limited. McCay Law Limited is a limited company (company number NI628163) having its registered office at City Factory, 8 North Edward Street, Derry~Londonderry BT48 7EF. McCay Solicitors is authorised and regulated by the Law Society of Northern Ireland. VAT Registration Number [TBC]