Death notice



John Lawson Baxter

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

Published 12 March 2020

Catherine Rossmann Archbold

Retired lawyer Catherine Rossmann Archbold, née McHale, has passed away suddenly.

Published 20 February 2020

Roisin Doris

Retired solicitor Roisin Doris (née McGrath) has passed away, the Law Society of Northern Ireland has confirmed.

Published 30 January 2020

Cynthia Baxter

Retired Bangor solicitor Cynthia Baxter, also known as Cynthia Hopkirk, has passed away at the age of 84.

Published 29 January 2020

Paul Anthony McDermott SC

Barrister, commentator and law lecturer Paul Anthony McDermott SC has passed away at the age of 47, the Law Library has said.

Published 10 December 2019

Robert Watts

Retired Belfast solicitor Robert Watts has passed away at the age of 96.

Published 6 November 2019

Patrick Fahy

Prominent human rights lawyer Patrick Fahy has passed away at the age of 75.

Published 4 November 2019

Philip Mooney QC

Tributes have been paid to the late barrister Philip Mooney QC, who passed away on Friday and was buried yesterday.

Published 13 August 2019

Mr Justice Richard Johnson

Mr Justice Richard Johnson, former president of the High Court, has passed away at the age of 81.

Published 6 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

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