Tel: 01582 514387
Specialist Practice Areas
Neil has a broad commercial and insolvency litigation practice with experience in:
- Commercial litigation and mediation
- Professional negligence
- Corporate and personal insolvency litigation
- Aviation litigation
- Shareholder disputes
Qualified as a Solicitor in 1995. Neil joined Machins in 1997 and heads the Commercial Litigation team. The importance of reaching a commercial solution is always reflected in Neil's advice.
Neil is recommended by Legal 500.
Neil’s other interests include most types of sport, particularly football and skiing. When not in the office Neil spends most of his time trying, but failing, to control his two daughters!
"Neil O'Callaghan has 'excellent communication skills' and 'a great wealth of experience to draw upon'." Legal 500 2017
"Machins Solicitors LLP acted on a wide range of cases in 2014, including shareholder and IP disputes. Neil O’Callaghan heads a very experienced team completed by banking litigation specialist Clare Jones and John Carter". Legal 500 2015
“I am delighted with the hearing result. You have, as usual, done a great job”. Daniel Miller (Insolvency Practitioner)
“I thought the expeditious way you carried out your work in no small way enabled us to get the petition withdrawn thus making way for our appointment as administrators”. Norman Cowan - Wilder Coe
“Over the past 15 years there have been a number occasions when I have needed to employ the services of Machins Solicitors. From matters of Family Law to Commercial Litigation, Machins’ have always provided me with a first class service. I have always felt that whoever I have been dealing with at Machins that they have put me first whether it’s been to do with my business or my personal life. Thank you Machins”. Stephen Rhodes - Broadcaster