Death notice



Patrick Cross

Prominent Belfast solicitor Patrick Cross, who was joint senior partner of Cleaver Fulton Rankin before his retirement in 2005, has passed away.

Published 25 June 2020

Michael Kennedy

London lawyer Michael Kennedy, who once represented scores of prominent Irish footballers including Roy Keane, has passed away.

Published 23 June 2020

John R. Sullivan

Retired solicitor John R. Sullivan has passed away, the Law Society of Northern Ireland has said.

Published 23 June 2020

Frances C. Buchanan

Castlerock solicitor Frances C. Buchanan, née O'Hara, has passed away following a short illness.

Published 4 June 2020

Jim Farrelly

Barrister, journalist and author Jim Farrelly has passed away at the age of 77 after an illness.

Published 1 June 2020

Eibhlínn McAleer

Belfast solicitor Eibhlínn McAleer (née Lynch) has suddenly passed away, the Law Society of Northern Ireland has announced.

Published 18 May 2020

Deborah Wheeler BL

Tributes have been paid to barrister Deborah Wheeler, one of Ireland's leading conveyancing experts, who has passed away.

Published 11 May 2020

Solicitor Seán Gallagher dies after hospitalisation with coronavirus

Dublin solicitor Seán Gallagher has passed away after being hospitalised with coronavirus.

Published 22 April 2020

Canadian judge Peter Cory who investigated collusion claims dies at 94

Retired Canadian judge Peter Cory, whose work investigating collusion during the Troubles led to a series of public inquiries, has passed away at the age of 94.

Published 14 April 2020

Flanagan leads tributes to children's rights advocate Norah Gibbons

Justice Minister Charlie Flanagan has led tributes to children's rights advocate Norah Gibbons, who has passed away following illness.

Published 9 April 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

Jacinta McCullough

Retired Belfast solicitor Jacinta McCullough has passed away, the Law Society of Northern Ireland has said.

Published 8 April 2020

Michael Enright

Cork solicitor Michael Enright, a former president of the Southern Law Association, has passed away.

Published 30 March 2020

John P. Shearer

Retired lawyer and judge John P. Shearer has passed away, the Law Society of Northern Ireland has said.

Published 16 March 2020

John Lawson Baxter

Retired Coleraine solicitor John Lawson Baxter has passed away, the Law Society of Northern Ireland has announced.

Published 12 March 2020