Wilson Nesbitt Appoints Ciara Barlow as Director

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Wilson Nesbitt

24th Apr 2023

Wilson Nesbitt is delighted to announce the appointment of Ciara Barlow to Director level, within the firm. Ciara focuses on Private Client and Family Law, and has extensive experience specialising in Divorce, Financial Settlements, Pre & Post Nuptial Agreements, Adoption, Surrogacy and all family related matters.


Ciara Barlow joined the firm in 2010, and following her qualification in 2014, secured her place on the firm’s Family Law team. Ciara confidentially acts for clients in complex and demanding matters, building long lasting and valued relationships along the way. She is an expert at providing an enhanced and holistic approach to all financial and family matters.

Commenting on the announcement, Partner Lenore Rice said:

“Ciara is formidable in her efforts and commitment to her clients. She has earned great respect internally from her team and I, from her clients, but also from her professional peers. 

Recently our Family Law team has undergone innovative improvements which help us optimise delivery and streamline legal processes, along with engaging in pivotal business development opportunities. Ciara has actively welcomed and supported these changes, implementing them in the team and has shown strong performance and leadership qualities. 

We’re exceptionally proud of Ciara and all of her achievements. She is a very talented individual. We know she will continue to bring fresh ideas to the team, which make a real impact for our clients and our firm. Ciara’s promotion to Director level is well deserved and recognises her significant contributions over recent years.”


Managing Partner Gilbert Nesbitt added;

“Ciara’s promotion is testament to her unfaltering commitment and dedication in delivering high-quality services and expertise to our valued and diverse client base.   We will continue to support all in our teams to progress along their career paths. We understand our people are our greatest asset and continually strive to develop a unique culture which promotes responsibility and innovation at all levels.”


Wilson Nesbitt employs more than 75 people, based across two offices, one in Belfast and one in Bangor, and has recently been recognised in the Legal 500 for 2023, strengthening their position as one of Northern Ireland leading firms.




About Us
Wilson Nesbitt is one of Northern Ireland’s top Legal 500 ranked law firms. Respected for our in depth legal expertise, client care, and high quality service, we work across the Real Estate & Construction, Banking & Financial Services and Individual & Family Life sectors. Our award-winning teams work smarter and take different approaches, to ensure our clients achieve better results.


Further information:

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