Fionnuala McCredie KC

Barrister, Mediator

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“Develops strong relationships with her clients, which means she understands their business and commercial objectives ”


Fionnuala McCredie specialises in the fields of construction and engineering, commercial contract disputes, public procurement, energy and environment. Recent work includes; PFI disputes, public procurement challenges and judicial review and public procurement advisory work professional negligence and insurance disputes, commercial contract disputes and construction disputes.

Her experience covers a wide range of advocacy, advisory and drafting for both domestic and international clients in these areas. Her advocacy expertise has led her to regularly act for clients in the High Court, especially the Technology and Construction Court, as well as the Court of Appeal and appear before arbitrators, adjudicators and other tribunals. She has also been involved in expert determination and early neutral evaluation. 

Professional Background

Fionnuala was called to the bar in 1992 and has almost 25 years experience of complex dispute resolution. She was appointed Queens Counsel in 2013 and became a CEDR accredited mediator in 2014 as a natural progression to her substantial experience as mediation advocate and was appointed to the CEDR Panel of Mediators in 2017.

  • Commercial
  • PFI
  • Waste Disputes
  • Public Procurement
  • Insurance
  • Energy
  • Construction
  • Professional Negligence