Dorcas has been Senior Partner in Edwards & Co Solicitors since 2005 and has managed the firm through the changing landscape of legal services, using innovative methods to develop the practice and winning several awards for her approach to business. In 2014 she launched the highly successful #Belfasthour, a Twitter initiative for SME’s to network and promote each others businesses, free of charge. In 2015 Dorcas aunched a unique service for conflict management, ‘The Better way’. Through this service Dorcas brings her mediation and facilitation skills to senior management teams and board members in commercial and third sector organisations, as well as conducting workplace and commercial mediations. The Better Way provides education, facilitation and mediation services to prevent, diagnose and resolve disputes.