Our People

James F. Fitzpatrick LLB – Principal

James studied Law at Queen’s University, Belfast where he graduated with an Honours Degree. He was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 1988. 
 
James has extensive experience in general Litigation matters and acts for in both  plaintiff and defended matters. He has particular interest in:


Frances E. Fitzpatrick BA, LLB – Solicitor 

Frances gained Bachelor of Arts, English degree at Queen’s University, Belfast and then went on to gain an LLB Honours Degree. She joined James F. Fitzpatrick & Co. in 1994 and was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 1997.
 
Frances has a wealth of experience in plaintiff Civil Litigation acting for clients in both High Court and County Court matters. Frances has a particular interest in:
  • Credit Hire 
  • Personal Injury 
  • Road Traffic Accidents 
     


Alison J. Harris – LLB - Solicitor

Alison studied Law at Queen’s University, Belfast where she graduated with an Honours Degree. She joined James F. Fitzpatrick & Co. in 1997 and was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 1999.

Alison specialises in all types of Civil Litigation acting in both Plaintiff and Defended matters. She has a particular interest in:

  • Personal Injury 
  • Road Traffic Accidents
  • Credit Hire   
     


Katy A. Wheeler LLB, LLM - Solicitor

Katy studied Law at The National University of Ireland, Galway where she graduated with Honours Degrees in both Corporate Law and the LLB. She then attended Queen's University, Belfast and completed a Masters in Corporate Governance. She joined James F. Fitzpatrick & Co. in 2010 and was admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in 2013.

Katy specialises in all types of Civil Litigation acting in both Plaintiff and Defended matters. She has a particular interest in:

  • Media Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Road Traffic Accidents
  • Credit Hire
     


Our Team

The Solicitors head up a dedicated team of support staff who are there to assist in all client matters.