Leading Belfast full-service law firm Millar McCall Wylie was awarded ‘Northern Ireland Law Firm of the Year’ at the prestigious Legal 500 awards ceremony in the Guildhall, London, yesterday.
The firm is 21 years in business and has experienced significant double-digit growth in recent years, representing brands such as Microsoft, Starbucks, Amazon and Subway, as well as local clients Northern Ireland Screen, Ulster Rugby and McAleer & Rushe.
The corporate team alone has increased revenue by 100% in three years.
The firm also advised and acted on the global TV smash hit Game of Thronesand Line of Duty, among a suite of projects for Netflix, HBO, ESPN, and BBC.
The firm has an employee retention rate of 95% across its two offices in Belfast, and plans to grow its team to 36 (up 20%) during 2019.
Last year, Millar McCall Wylie advised on the Stg £70-million financing of the 227,000 square-foot Merchant Square office development in Belfast city centre.
It also handled the sale of wind farms to the tune of £60 million.
Managing partner Peter McCall said: “We have continually invested in the firm and created a hands-on progressive culture, and this top accolade is one that we are truly delighted to receive.”