Law Society of Northern Ireland



#InPictures: Law Society of Northern Ireland joins colleagues in Edinburgh

Representatives of the Law Society of Northern Ireland travelled to Edinburgh for the Law Society of Scotland's annual dinner.

Published 12 March 2019

Solicitors briefed on Brexit by civil servants at Belfast meeting

Northern Ireland solicitors were briefed on issues arising from Brexit at a special meeting hosted by the Law Society of Northern Ireland this week.

Published 6 March 2019

Ulster University team triumph in regional heat for Client Consultation Competition 2019

Students from Ulster University's Magee campus have triumphed in the regional heat of the Client Consultation Competition 2019.

Published 27 February 2019

Legal profession thanked for raising £20,000 at Pro Bono Choir concert

Northern Ireland charities Aware NI and The Welcome Organisation have thanked members of the legal profession for raising £20,000 at a charity concert.

Published 27 February 2019

#InPictures: Law Society president joins Newry and Banbridge solicitors for dinner

Suzanne Rice, president of the Law Society of Northern Ireland, recently attended a dinner hosted by the Newry & Banbridge Solicitors' Association (NBSA).

Published 25 February 2019

Law Society chief executive Alan Hunter to retire

The Law Society of Northern Ireland has announced the retirement of its chief executive, Alan Hunter.

Published 21 February 2019

Solicitors encouraged to volunteer as mock trial judges

Northern Ireland solicitors have been invited to volunteer as judges in the Mock Magistrates' Court Trial (MMCT) competition 2019.

Published 8 February 2019

Law Society president attends Brexit meetings in Brussels

The president of the Law Society of Northern Ireland has taken part in a series of Brexit engagements in Brussels as the UK's exit from the EU looms.

Published 31 January 2019

Solicitors invited to end dry January with charity wine tasting

Northern Ireland solicitors have been invited to "celebrate the end of dry January" at a charity event hosted by the Law Society of Northern Ireland.

Published 21 January 2019

Chris Kinney elected chair of Northern Ireland Young Solicitors Association

Chris Kinney, solicitor at Belfast-based Lacey Solicitors, has been elected chair of the Northern Ireland Young Solicitors Association (NIYSA) at its 2019 AGM.

Published 11 January 2019

Mrs Justice Keegan and leading lawyers discuss diversity and the law after RBG screening

Leading members of the judiciary and legal profession came together to discuss diversity in legal representation after a Belfast screening of RBG, a new documentary on the life and work of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg of the US Supreme Court.

Published 11 January 2019

Former Law Society president Mr Justice Ian Huddleston sworn in as High Court judge

Representatives of the Law Society of Northern Ireland attended the swearing in of their former president, Mr Justice Ian Huddleston, as a High Court judge.

Published 8 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