Death notice



Professor Robert Elgie

Law lecturer Professor Robert Elgie has passed away at the age of 54.

Published 16 July 2019

Noel Whelan SC

Writer and barrister Noel Whelan, a prominent figure in the campaign for marriage equality, has passed away at the age of 50.

Published 11 July 2019

Sir Anthony Hart

Sir Anthony Hart, the retired High Court judge who chaired the Historical Institutional Abuse Inquiry, has passed away.

Published 9 July 2019

William Rogers

Northern Ireland solicitor William Rogers, a former senior partner in Carson McDowell, has passed away.

Published 19 June 2019

Olivia McKeown

Northern Ireland solicitor Olivia McKeown has passed away, the Law Society of Northern Ireland has said.

Published 18 June 2019

Paul Robinson

Arthur Cox partner Paul Robinson passed away suddenly and unexpectedly on the weekend, the firm has announced.

Published 28 May 2019

Michael Lavery QC

Prominent barrister Michael Lavery QC, who represented the families of many Bloody Sunday victims at the Saville Inquiry, has passed away at the age of 84.

Published 29 April 2019

Bruce St John Blake

Galway solicitor Bruce St John Blake, a past president of the Law Society of Ireland, has passed away.

Published 29 April 2019

Adam Curry

Belfast solicitor Adam Curry, a former partner at Mills Selig, has passed away.

Published 20 March 2019

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