Solicitors in Ireland are represented and regulated by the Law Society of Ireland and are involved in most (if not all) areas of civic and commercial life. There are however, many kinds of Solicitor and some practice in a broad range of practice areas and others in specialised areas. Some of the areas a Solicitor can Practice in include: Corporate, Commercial, IT/IP, Data Protection, Probate, Conveyancing, Commercial Property, Banking, Debt Recovery, Family, Criminal, Civil Litigation, Commercial Litigation, Financial Regulatory, Funds, Derivatives, Capital Markets, Telecoms, Pensions, Employment, Energy, Healthcare, Housing, Competition Law, EU Law, Environment and Planning, Insolvency, Procurement, Construction, Projects, Aviation and Asset Finance, Tax, Insurance and many more.
County Down is one of six counties that form Northern Ireland in the northeast of the island of Ireland. Along the southeast shore of Lough Neagh, it covers an area of 2,448 km² and has a population of 531,665.