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John Stalker

John Stalker, the police officer who led a landmark investigation into "shoot-to-kill" allegations in Northern Ireland, has passed away at the age of 79.

Published 18 February 2019

Moya Quinlan, first woman president of the Law Society, passes away

Solicitor Moya Quinlan, the first woman to be elected president of the Law Society of Ireland, has passed away at the age of 99.

Published 13 February 2019

Max Abrahamson obituary

The Irish Times has published an obituary for construction lawyer Max Abrahamson, who passed away last October at the age of 85.

Published 11 February 2019

Norman Nesbitt

Belfast solicitor Norman Nesbitt, formerly of Nesbitt Solicitors, has passed away.

Published 8 February 2019

Tributes paid to late barrister Garrett Cooney SC

Tributes have been paid to the late barrister Garrett Cooney SC after he passed away at the age of 84, The Irish Times reports.

Published 16 January 2019

Ian Dawson

Armagh solicitor Ian Dawson, principal partner at Ian Dawson & Co Solicitors, has passed away.

Published 8 January 2019

Hugh Desmond Murray

Bangor solicitor Hugh Desmond Murray, founding partner of Murray Kelly Moore Solicitors, has passed away at the age of 89.

Published 7 January 2019

Pauline Morgan

Belfast solicitor Pauline Morgan, partner at Haugheys Solicitors, has passed away.

Published 20 November 2018

Sir Louis Blom-Cooper QC passes away at 92

Human rights lawyer Sir Louis Blom-Cooper QC, whose book on the Birmingham Six prompted one of the most significant defamation cases before the Irish courts, has passed away at the age of 92.

Published 21 September 2018

Founding partner at MacCarthy Johnston passes away

Barry MacCarthy, founding partner at MacCarthy Johnston Solicitors in Dublin, has passed away following a battle with cancer.

Published 12 September 2018

Scotland: Former Lord Advocate, Lord Mackay, passes away at 72

Lord Mackay of Drumadoon, a former judge of the Supreme Courts of Scotland and Lord Advocate under Prime Minister John Major, has passed away at the age of 72.

Published 23 August 2018

John Killen McNinch

Co Antrim solicitor John Killen McNinch has passed away, the Law Society of Northern Ireland has confirmed.

Published 7 August 2018

Former Arthur Cox chairman James O'Dwyer passes away

James O'Dwyer, a former chairman and managing partner at Arthur Cox, has passed away at the age of 71.

Published 1 August 2018

Gerard McClure

Belfast solicitor Gerard McClure, who practised as Gerard McClure & Co, has passed away.

Published 31 July 2018

Law Library closed in mark of respect to Deirdre Lambe

The Law Library will be closed for four hours today as a mark of respect to long-standing colleague Deirdre Lambe, who has passed away.

Published 19 April 2018