Who We Are

Who we are

McDowell Purcell is a progressive and innovative corporate law firm. Not only do we provide the full range of corporate legal services you might expect, but we have also developed specialist practice areas, including public and regulatory law, renewable energy, employment and pensions.

Our approach

Founded 115 years ago, we are proud of our history, but take a modern and fresh approach to our work. We give our clients clear, timely and reliable advice, as part of our tailored, attentive service. Our partners are personally involved in managing client business.

One of our key strengths is our practical approach to efficiently solving complex legal problems. Our solicitors relish a challenge and go the extra mile to give our clients a first-class service.

Our expertise

Our experienced solicitors have in-depth understanding of the industry sectors relevant to their practice areas. They have advised on numerous high-profile cases and transactions.

At McDowell Purcell, we particularly understand the legal environment regulators and statutory bodies must work within. We know how to:

  • Minimise risk
  • Protect an organisation’s reputation
  • Be mindful of the concerns of stakeholders

 Our work with clients

We’re proud that our positive and proactive approach has seen us create and develop long-lasting relationships with our clients. They include:

  • Professional regulatory bodies
  • Statutory organisations
  • Other public sector bodies
  • Privately owned companies
  • Leading financial institutions
  • Property developers
  • Renewable energy developers
  • Liquidators and receivers
  • Private clients

Our people

We know clients need an accessible, available and responsive legal team. We strive to attract and retain talented people who love their work and wholeheartedly adopt our friendly, professional, results-driven culture.  Our lawyers are commercially-minded, sector-leading practitioners. They are committed to meeting clients’ needs and working with them to achieve their goals.