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DCU to host virtual National Moot Court Competition 2020

Dublin City University will host an entirely virtual National Moot Court Competition for the first time next month.

Published 16 October 2020

Over 150 law graduates to take part in DCU mentorship programme

Over 150 law graduates will take part this year in Ireland's only mentorship programme for law graduates, which is taking place virtually as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published 17 September 2020

European law firm GSK Stockmann sponsors DCU Brexit Institute

European law firm GSK Stockmann has become a new sponsor of the DCU Brexit Institute.

Published 14 September 2020

Dr David Keane joins DCU as assistant professor

Dr David Keane has joined the School of Law and Government at Dublin City University (DCU) as an assistant professor.

Published 3 September 2020

New podcast to explore first-hand experiences with gardaí

A new podcast launched by academics at Dublin City University (DCU) will explore people's first-hand experiences with gardaí.

Published 3 September 2020

DCU law graduate Orlaith Cullen wins Scott Scholarship

DCU law graduate Orlaith Cullen has been awarded the Scott Scholarship in Law in partnership with Arthur Cox.

Published 26 August 2020

Ireland's first academic research centre focused on corruption opens

Ireland's first academic research centre dedicated to research, policy and education on corruption and anti-corruption has been established at Dublin City University (DCU).

Published 2 July 2020

Tributes paid to late assistant professor Dr Aonghus Cheevers

Faculty and students at Dublin City University (DCU) have paid tribute to Dr Aonghus Cheevers, who has passed away at the age of 43.

Published 9 April 2020

#InPictures: King's Inns students triumph in National Negotiation Competition

Students at the King's Inns have triumphed in the National Negotiation Competition hosted by the Law Society of Ireland.

Published 19 February 2020

Criminal defence lawyers 'ill-prepared' for playing greater role before trials

Defence lawyers are poorly prepared for the ongoing shift of focus in criminal proceedings towards pre-trial investigations, researchers have warned.

Published 7 January 2020

UCD students triumph in National Moot Court Competition 2019

Law students Caoimhe Gethings and Andrea Whelton of UCD Sutherland School of Law have emerged as winners of the 10th National Moot Court Competition.

Published 21 November 2019

Irish academic on Azerbaijani 'blacklist' may defy the ban

An Irish academic whose visit to disputed territory saw him end up on a notorious Azerbaijani "blacklist" alongside the likes of late celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain has said he could go back next year.

Published 17 October 2019

Ms Justice Ní Raifeartaigh addresses international symposium on the right to silence

International experts on the right to silence were addressed by Ms Justice Úna Ní Raifeartaigh and researchers from four jurisdictions at a recent Dublin City University (DCU) symposium.

Published 15 October 2019

DCU alumni invited to mentor recent graduates

Lawyers who graduated from DCU School of Law and Government have been invited to mentor recent graduates as they plan their next career steps.

Published 28 August 2019

Professor Robert Elgie

Professor Robert Elgie, lecturer in the School of Law and Government at Dublin City University (DCU), has passed away at the age of 54.

Published 16 July 2019