Meg Burke BL joins UCC as adjunct professor
Barrister and Mental Health Tribunal chairperson Meg Burke has been appointed as an adjunct professor at University College Cork School of Law.
Ms Burke graduated from UCC in 2005 and went on to complete the barrister-at-law degree at the King’s Inns, calling to the Bar in 2006.
She has served as chairperson of the Mental Health Tribunal since 2016. She is also a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) and a committee member of the Ireland branch.
Writing on LinkedIn, Ms Burke said it was a “huge personal honour” to work with her alma mater.
“I am really looking forward to my tenure as adjunct and to working with Professor Thia Hennessy, acting head, College of Business and Law, together with Professor Mark Poustie, Dean, and all of the remarkable teaching staff in the School of Law,” she added.