Gerard Rooney

"I'm very grateful for Gerard’s clear thinking and no-nonsense advice..."

Mr S Bruton

Gerard Rooney

LL.B (Hons), Managing Director

Gerard qualified as a Solicitor in 1980 before joining mosshaselhurst Solicitors in 1982. He became a Partner in 1983 and Senior Partner of mosshaselhurst Solicitors in 1998 and is now the Managing Director.

Gerard was an APIL Senior Litigator specialising in Personal Injury Claims and also in County Court proceedings, Employment for Employers and Employees, Partnership Property Disputes and Debt Collection. He has over 35 years experience in Litigation and enjoys an enviable reputation as a determined and reliable practitioner. Gerard is assisted by  Melissa Hamilton.

Gerard has been married to Selina for over 30 years. Their daughters Alice and Megan have now left home to pursue their own careers (not in the Law thank goodness).

When time allows Gerard enjoys music (veteran of Glastonbury 2010 and 2016) and golf and watches most sports including football but particularly rugby union. He is a member of Sandiway Golf Club and Porthmadog Golf Club playing off a handicap of 7 (sometimes). He has maintained his links with Winnington Park Rugby Club as former player and now advisor.

Gerard has chaired the (former) Legal Aid Committee and was the President of the Chester and North Wales Law Society from February 2015 to February 2016. He currently sits on the Executive Board of the Northwich Business Improvement District (BID) and a judge in the annual Salters Den Competition.