Annual Criminal Law & Update Conference 2022

November 10, 2022 | posted by | 5sc


The event will be chaired by The Hon. Ms. Marie Baker.

Discussion Of Papers

Paper: Adverse inferences-Recent Developments

  • Author: Emily Walker
  • Speaker: Tony McGillicuddy SC

Paper: Ah here leave it out - Admissibility of evidence applications

  • Author: David Perry & Maria Brosnan
  • Speaker: Fiona Murphy SC

Paper: Judicial Review Update

  • Fergal McMorrow
  • Speaker: James Dwyer SC

Paper: Garda Vetting Update

  • Author: Damien Coffey
  • Speaker: Dara Robinson SC

Paper: Special Measures pursuant to the Victim's Act

  • Author: Katherine McGillicuddy
  • Speaker: Kathleen Leader SC

Paper: Court of Appeal Update: Conviction & Sentence

  • Author: Gemma McLoughlin Burke
  • Speaker: Bernard Condon

Paper: The cross examination of child complainants in traumatic sex offence trials

  • Author: Katie Stevens
  • Speakers: Michael O'Higgins SC

Paper: The Rule of Law and the Irish War of Independence: A Key Battleground

  • Author: Joe Mulrean
  • Speaker: Michael McDowell SC


Our event will be back next year again but for now if you would like to purchase a copy of the booklet of papers for €20, please email [email protected]

To Purchase tickets, please follow this link: Annual Criminal Law & Update Conference 2022 


Annual Commercial Law Conference 2022

October 14, 2022 | posted by | 5sc

We are delighted to announce that Irish Rule of Law International's annual commercial Law conference will be taking place at the Distillery Building on the 27th October from 5pm-7pm.

Chaired by Her Honour Ms. Justice Caroline Costello, this is a unique opportunity to learn about some of the most important issues in current commercial Law.


Tickets can be purchased by clinking this link below: Commercial Law Conference 2022-2 CPD 

Human Rights and Rule of Law in Israel and Palestine: Where to Next?

June 06, 2022 | posted by | 5sc

We’re hosting, along with Trócaire and Christian Aid Ireland, an in-depth discussion with the Directors of the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights (PCHR) and B’Tselem, two of Israel & Palestine’s leading and most respected legal and human rights organisations, to hear about their pursuit of justice and accountability for breaches of international law in Israel and Palestine.

The speakers on the evening are: Raji Sourani, one of Gaza’s foremost human rights lawyers and the founder and director of the Palestinian Center for Human Rights and former director of the Gaza Center for Rights and Law. Hagai El-Ad, Executive Director of B’Tselem, the Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territories.

The event takes place at the lecture theatre in Law Society of Ireland's Education Centre in Blackhall Place, Dublin, Ireland on Wednesday 15th of June, from 18:00 – 20:00 IST. For full details & to register: