Barry McAlinden

Call: 1993

Barry’s expertise covers a wide range of commercial litigation and private family work. He appears regularly in the High Court and County Court in civil proceedings and in associated interlocutory applications, applications to set aside default judgment with costs and withdrawal of Part 18 admissions.

Barry is a qualified Public Access barrister and is able to accept instructions from members of the public within his specialist areas.

If you would like any further information regarding Barry McAlinden’s practice, please contact his clerks or call +44 (0)20 7405 6114.


Barry’s family practice covers financial provisions, care and adoption, and all aspects of child law.


Barry advises and acts for employers and employees in a wide variety of employment cases including those involving unfair and wrongful dismissal, discrimination, redundancy settlements and TUPE transfers.


Barry’s expertise covers a wide range of property related matters that include landlord and tenant (commercial and residential), real property, probate and inheritance, mortgages, insolvency and professional negligence.

Company & Commercial

Barry’s company and commercial practice covers all aspects of civil litigation with a particular emphasis on insolvency, professional negligence and consumer credit.

  • Inns of Court of Inner Temple
  • Institute of Professional Legal Studies, Queen’s University Belfast
  • BA Cambridge Fitzwilliam College
Professional memberships
  • FRU
  • Kingston Advocacy Group
  • An Gaeilge – working proficiency
  • French – working proficiency
  • Italian – working proficiency
Additional information

As a member of Kingston Advocacy Group Barry acts for vulnerable adults at court and in negotiations involving the NHS and benefits system.