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This statement sets out how we (Michael Flanigan Solicitors) will use your personal data.

Personal data is any data relating to you which we hold and process. This may include full name, address, email address, telephone numbers, DOB, financial details, health information, medical reports and records, family and social circumstances, education and employment details, criminal record and history, bank details. This data is collected by us because it is necessary in order to carry out our contract with you to provide legal services. Some or all of this data may be shared with third parties, e.g. government departments, insurance companies, other solicitors, barristers, courts. Data may also be shared with other third parties not listed here. The data will be shared where necessary to comply with current legislation, to prevent fraud, to preserve vital interests, and to carry out our contract with you to provide legal services.

You have rights under data protection legislation:

Notarial Services include:

  • To be informed about the processing of your personal data,
  • To have any inaccurate or incomplete data corrected or completed
  • To object to the processing of your personal data
  • To have your personal data erased
  • To request access to your personal data
  • To move, copy or transfer your personal data
  • Retention and destruction of personal data Your personal data will not be kept longer than it is necessary. Records both electronic and paper will be destroyed in accordance with the guidance issued by the Law Society of Northern Ireland and generally will not be kept for more than 10 years from the conclusion of our contract with you. Access to personal information. You can find out what personal data we hold about you by making a ‘Subject Access Request’. If you wish to make a Subject Access Request please contact: Michael Flanigan Solicitors 207 Falls Road Belfast BT12 6FB 028 90233309.

Our Practice

The firm of Michael Flanigan Solicitors was established in 1985 by Michael Flanigan. In 1990 the firm moved to its own premises at 207 Falls Road Belfast which it occupies today.

Office Staff

With a dedicated and experienced team, we believe in providing a highly professional quality service. Over the last 25 years we have built a strong reputation providing key representations.

Key Representations

During the past twenty years we have been involved in a number of significant Human Rights cases. In particular we challenged the bar on legal aid in defamation actions and recently secured the first Contra Mundum injunction issued in Northern Ireland on behalf of Freddie Scappaticci.

Legal Aid

Legal Aid

Legal Aid is available for all claims for personal injuries including medical negligence claims. The grant of legal aid depends on both your financial circumstances and the merits of your case. For information visit the Legal Aid website.