The Disputes Team: Michael McDonnell
Michael joined the original Howard Cohen & Co in 1990 and became a Partner in 1994. Michael’s expertise is in dispute resolution and he now heads up the Disputes Department, having overall responsibility for inheritance disputes, reputation management, professional negligence, and commercial contract disputes. Michael has over 25 years of experience dealing with litigation claims, dealing with cases in all courts, including the Divisional Court, Court of Appeal, and The House of Lords (now the Supreme Court).
Michael’s principle interests are in the areas of professional negligence, building and construction disputes, and injunctive relief matters, as well as overseeing all matters involving estate and trusts litigation including claims under the Inheritance (Provision for Dependants) Act 1975.
Michael is a petrol head and remains the undefeated karting champion of the firm.