Appointments



Lord Justice Treacy appointed to NI Judicial Appointments Commission

Lord Justice Treacy has been appointed to the Northern Ireland Judicial Appointments Commission (NIJAC) for a five-year term.

Published 5 May 2021

Joe O'Malley takes up leadership of Hayes Solicitors

Joe O'Malley has taken up the reins as managing partner of Dublin-based Hayes Solicitors LLP, succeeding David Phelan.

Published 4 May 2021

Savage appointed governor of Maghaberry Prison

The Northern Ireland Prison Service (NIPS) has announced the appointment of David Savage as the new governor of Maghaberry Prison.

Published 4 May 2021

Mason Hayes & Curran LLP announces five strategic promotions

Business law firm Mason Hayes & Curran LLP has announced five strategic promotions across its corporate, real estate, construction, governance and healthcare teams.

Published 29 April 2021

MKB Law welcomes two new solicitors

Belfast-based MKB Law has announced the appointment of solicitors Jordan Hanna and Frederick Reilly.

Published 29 April 2021

Magic circle firm Linklaters names co-leaders of Dublin office

Magic circle firm Linklaters has named London-based partners Nicole Kar and Richard Cumbley as the co-leaders of its new Dublin office.

Published 27 April 2021

Simmons & Simmons appoints two new partners in Dublin

International law firm Simmons & Simmons has announced the promotion of Derek Lawlor and James McKnight to partners in Dublin.

Published 27 April 2021

Mills Selig promotes two senior associates to partner

Corporate and commercial law firm Mills Selig has announced the promotion of senior associates Maeve Fisher and Kirsten Magee to partner.

Published 27 April 2021

Anna Vangrove joins Shoosmiths as banking and finance partner

Finance lawyer Anna Vangrove has joined Shoosmiths as a banking and finance partner in Belfast.

Published 27 April 2021

Brian Speers appointed chair of Commonwealth Games Federation ethics commission

Belfast solicitor Brian Speers has been appointed as chair of the new Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF) ethics commission.

Published 21 April 2021

Labour Relations Agency board members reappointed

Six members of the Labour Relations Agency (LRA) board have been reappointed and a further three have had their terms extended.

Published 20 April 2021

Hatstone expands into Dublin through combination with Tully Rinckey

Hatstone has become the latest international law firm to establish a base in Dublin following Brexit, taking over the partners and staff of Tully Rinckey Ireland.

Published 19 April 2021

NUI Galway announces triple academic promotion

NUI Galway School of Law has announced the academic promotions of staff members Dr Shivaun Quinlivan, Dr Rónán Kennedy and Professor Padraic Kenna.

Published 19 April 2021

QUB School of Law appoints US business ethics expert as honorary professor

Queen's University Belfast School of Law has announced the appointment of business ethics expert Professor Harry Van Buren III as an honorary professor.

Published 15 April 2021

ODS Solicitors opens doors in Cork city centre

A new legal practice called ODS Solicitors has been launched in Cork by lawyers Annette Sheehan and Helene O'Donovan.

Published 12 April 2021