Josepha Madigan TD Josepha Madigan TD, a qualified solicitor and family mediator who was elected to the Dáil this year, writes on the need for reform of divorce law.
Julie-Ann McCaffrey This week Julie-Ann McCaffrey of Cleaver Fulton Rankin Solicitors in Belfast speaks to Irish Legal News for our regular Just A Minute feature.
By Yvette Murphy LawCare marked World Mental Health Day yesterday and is proud to have joined the thousands of supporters worldwide who observe the programme, designed to draw attention to mental health and how it affects people’s lives.
Andrew Ryan, partner at TLT Solicitors Andrew Ryan, partner at TLT Solicitors, explains the ongoing review of planning policy for renewable energy.
Sinéad Carroll Sinéad Carroll, partner in the litigation department of Cantillons Solicitors in Cork, writes for Irish Legal News following criticism of the revised Book of Quantum from Insurance Ireland, which has called for international benchmarking of personal injury awards.
Olivia O'Kane This week Olivia O'Kane of Belfast firm Carson McDowell, chair of the Belfast Solicitors Association, speaks to Irish Legal News for our regular Just A Minute feature.
Churchill and Ireland Churchill’s close links to Ireland and his involvement in Irish politics have been somewhat underplayed in most biographies, a state of affairs that is remedied in Paul Bew’s concise but thorough book.
Arran Dowling-Hussey This week Arran Dowling-Hussey, a barrister-at-law, adjudicator, arbitrator and mediator in Dublin, speaks to Irish Legal News for our regular Just A Minute feature.
Katie Jukes Katie Jukes discusses the Strasbourg ruling that allowed gay people to serve in the British armed forces.
Deirdre Burke This week Deirdre Burke of DM Burke Solicitors, a specialist family and child law solicitor in Co Wicklow, speaks to Irish Legal News for our regular Just A Minute feature.
Our ideas of Paris during the war may well have been shaped from the film Casablanca. "Well, Rick, we’ll always have Paris…" Ilsa (Ingrid Bergman) says. But I would doubt few, if any of us, would have paused to consider what Paris actually meant for those living there in the period of the Second
Conor Gearty The widely-respected Irish Professor of Human Rights Law at LSE, Conor Gearty, warns that the proposed repeal of the HRA poses a threat to the Belfast Agreement and that the European Convention on Human Rights will be the next target.
Scottish advocate Stephen O'Rourke is impressed with a new biography of the great barrister Marshall Hall. This life of ‘The Great Defender’ and Conservative MP Sir Edward Marshall Hall KC (1858-1927) is a fascinating read, beautifully written by another English silk, Sally Smith QC.
Ciaran White Ciaran White, senior lecturer in law at Ulster University and clinic director at the Ulster Law Clinic, writes on workers' rights in Northern Ireland in the aftermath of the Brexit vote.
Caroline Maguire Caroline Maguire, employment legal adviser at Law Centre (NI), writes on access to justice for victims of labour exploitation in the wake of an important UKSC decision.