Law Society of Northern Ireland



David Lavery CB confirmed as new Law Society Chief Executive

The Law Society of Northern Ireland has announced the appointment of its new Chief Executive, David Lavery CB.

Published 21 June 2019

Northern Ireland lawyers given rare insight into Commonwealth mediation

Northern Ireland lawyers have been given a rare insight into the important and changing role of mediation in dispute resolution in Commonwealth countries.

Published 5 June 2019

Northern Ireland lawyers given rare insight into Commonwealth mediation

Northern Ireland lawyers have been given a rare insight into the important and changing role of mediation in dispute resolution in Commonwealth countries.

Published 5 June 2019

#InPictures: Law Society hosts special event on the Children Order

The Law Society of Northern Ireland hosted a special event this week to discuss key issues around the Children Order.

Published 31 May 2019

Legal profession raises £7,300 for Marie Curie NI at annual Legal Walk/Run

Northern Ireland lawyers, judges and courts staff raised over £7,300 for charity Marie Curie NI at the annual Legal Walk/Run through Belfast city centre.

Published 21 May 2019

Law Society hosts lunch with secretariat of Consular Association of Northern Ireland

The president of the Law Society of Northern Ireland hosted a lunch with the secretariat of the Consular Corps/Association of Northern Ireland (CA-NI) yesterday.

Published 21 May 2019

Northern team wins inaugural IronLaw Triathlon

Solicitors from Northern Ireland triumphed over their southern colleagues in the inaugural IronLaw North South Triathlon Challenge at the weekend.

Published 20 May 2019

Solicitors north and south competing in charity triathlon today

Solicitors from north and south of the border are competing today in a unique charity triathlon to raise funds for colleagues and their families experiencing difficult times.

Published 17 May 2019

Mr Justice Huddleston addresses launch of new elder law and capacity journal

Mr Justice Ian Huddleston addressed senior judges, lawyers and stakeholders at the launch of a new journal which aims to provide a new source of information for practitioners dealing in all aspects of elder law and capacity.

Published 3 May 2019

Three Northern Ireland solicitors to compete against southern colleagues in Iron Law Triathlon

Three Northern Ireland solicitors will compete against their colleagues from south of the border in exhaustive physical challenges to raise funds for solicitors and their families during difficult times.

Published 2 May 2019

Jacqueline Simpson QC and solicitor Barbara Creed to deliver Women in Law lecture

Barrister Jacqueline Simpson QC and Barbara Creed, partner at A&L Goodbody, are set to deliver the next Women in Law lecture in Belfast.

Published 30 April 2019

New chief executive sought for Law Society

A new chief executive is being sought for the Law Society of Northern Ireland.

Published 15 April 2019

Belfast solicitor Brian Speers elected president of Commonwealth Lawyers Association

Belfast solicitor Brian Speers has been elected president of the Commonwealth Lawyers Association (CLA), representing lawyers from all 53 jurisdictions in the Commonwealth.

Published 9 April 2019

Family law experts address Law Society conference on Children's Order

Family law experts addressed a packed meeting at Law Society House on the private law aspects of the Children's Order.

Published 8 April 2019

Law Society of Northern Ireland to attend plaque unveiling at Zambia school

Representatives from the Law Society of Northern Ireland and the Commonwealth Law Association (CLA) are set to attend a special plaque unveiling in Zambia next week.

Published 5 April 2019