KRW Law



KRW Law secures six-figure libel settlement for Dana

Belfast-based KRW LAW LLP has secured a second six-figure payout for Irish singer Dana after settling a libel case against the Sunday World.

Published 13 April 2021

First judicial review challenge to HIA redress board lodged

A survivor of abuse at Rathgael and Lisnevin Training Schools has launched the first judicial review challenge against the Historical Institutional Abuse (HIA) redress board.

Published 22 March 2021

KRW Law expands legacy department

Belfast-based KRW LAW LLP has expanded its legacy department with the appointment of Padraig McIlkenny, who joins the practice from the community sector.

Published 2 March 2021

Labour member launches legal challenge to party's refusal to stand candidates

A Belfast-based member of the UK Labour Party has launched legal proceedings over the party's refusal to stand election candidates in Northern Ireland.

Published 16 February 2021

Lawyers call for statutory inquiry into mother and baby homes

Lawyers have called for a statutory public inquiry into mother and baby homes in Northern Ireland following the publication of new research.

Published 27 January 2021

Lawyers and campaigners called for mother and baby homes inquiry

Lawyers and rights campaigners have called for the establishment of a public inquiry into mother and baby homes in Northern Ireland.

Published 13 January 2021

Lawyers for Belturbet bombing victims call for government transparency

Lawyers for the families of two victims of the Belturbet bombing have called for transparency from the UK government in the wake of a new documentary about the 1972 atrocity.

Published 18 December 2020

KRW Law announces trio of promotions

Belfast-based KRW LAW LLP has announced a trio of promotions and leadership appointments.

Published 4 November 2020

PPS decision not to prosecute over Operation Kenova needs 'independent examination'

The Public Prosecution Service's decision to direct no prosecution against four persons on allegations of perjury arising from the investigation known as Operation Kenova needs "immediate external, international and independent examination, as there are too many institutional vested interests engaged", KRW Law has said.

Published 30 October 2020

Colin McMenamin joins KRW Law's civil team

Tyrone solicitor Colin McMenamin has joined KRW Law's civil team.

Published 21 October 2020

Prominent crime reporter lodges complaint against PSNI

A prominent crime reporter has lodged a complaint with the Police Ombudsman of Northern Ireland over the PSNI's alleged failure to investigate a threat against her newborn son.

Published 13 October 2020

KRW Law celebrates social media milestone

Belfast-based KRW Law LLP has celebrated a significant social media milestone after hitting 5,000 followers on Twitter.

Published 9 October 2020

Lawsuit seeks to change criteria for coronavirus job retention scheme

Lawyers for a self-employed chef are challenging the UK government's criteria for access to the Covid-19 job retention scheme.

Published 29 September 2020

Christopher Stanley: Restrictions on judicial review must be resisted

Christopher Stanley, litigation consultant at KRW LAW LLP, comments on the UK government's proposals to restrict judicial review in England and Wales.

Published 27 August 2020

Sil Fox instructs KRW LAW LLP in legal action over prosecution

Comedian Sil Fox has instructed KRW LAW LLP to bring proceedings against the State following the collapse of a sexual assault case brought against him.

Published 25 June 2020