Deborah Archer, Director, Company Commercial Department
Deborah will specialise in the area of Banking and Finance. Deborah holds an LLB in Common & Civil Law with Hispanic Studies from The Queen’s University, Belfast and in 2001 graduated from the Institute of Professional Legal Studies with a Distinction. Prior to joining Cleaver Fulton Rankin, Deborah worked in the Banking and Finance Department of another large Belfast law firm.

Kathryn Laverty, Solicitor, Corporate, Banking and Finance Department
Kathryn joined Cleaver Fulton Rankin as a Trainee Solicitor in September 2013, completing her Certificate of Professional Legal Studies in June 2015. Kathryn advises clients on a wide range of corporate, commercial and employment law issues with a particular focus on corporate transactions, commercial contracts and non-contentious employment law.

Peter Lockhart, Solicitor, Dispute Resolution Department
Peter becomes a solicitor in the Litigation department, working in the Procurement, Construction, Mortgage Repossession and Dispute Resolution teams.Peter comes from a public law background, having completed his training contract in the Office of the Attorney General for Northern Ireland where he was one of a small, in-house legal team providing the Attorney with support in discharging his responsibilities