Steven Cockcroft


Steven joined the firm as a trainee in 1986.  Having qualified as a solicitor, he subsequently took a sabbatical in 1993-94 to attend University College Dublin where he obtained a Masters Degree in European Law.

Steven’s main practice areas are commercial property law, with a particular emphasis on landlord and tenant issues and matters of corporate governance.  He has acted in site acquisitions for a national retailer and for a number of years has advised on property matters for successive owners of a large city centre shopping complex.

Steven acts for the Northern Ireland Council for Integrated Education both in relation to site acquisitions for integrated schools and regulatory and compliance issues.

Steven has for some years acted for The Odyssey Trust and in 2013 was closely involved in securing the acquisition by the Trust of the Belfast Giants ice hockey team and organisation.

Email Steven : steven.cockcroft@johnselliot.com