Law Society of Northern Ireland
Retired Belfast solicitor John Boston has passed away, the Law Society of Northern Ireland has announced.
Published 20 July 2021
The Law Society of Northern Ireland has urged Home Secretary Priti Patel to rethink plans to restrict asylum claims from people entering the UK illegally.
Published 11 May 2021
Promoting good mental health is the focus of a new initiative being launched this week by the Law Society of Northern Ireland.
Published 30 April 2021
The Law Society of Northern Ireland has called for British-Iranian woman Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe to be released from prison in Iran.
Published 28 April 2021
Solicitors, barristers and rights campaigners attended a "hybrid" roundtable event hosted by the Law Society of Northern Ireland and the Bar Council of Northern Ireland to discuss the independent review of the Human Rights Act.
Published 29 March 2021
Retired Belfast solicitor Ted Jones has passed away, the Law Society of Northern Ireland has said.
Published 8 March 2021
The presidents of the law societies of Northern Ireland, Ireland and Scotland have condemned the military coup in Myanmar.
Published 4 March 2021
Northern Ireland solicitors Fiona Chamberlain and Alastair Rankin have been recognised by the UK government in the New Year's honours list.
Published 6 January 2021
An "erosion" of the judicial review court process, by which a check can be kept on the legality of government decision-making, would have a "particularly stark impact" in Northern Ireland, lawyers have warned.
Published 4 November 2020
Harry Nelson, the former Crown Solicitor for Northern Ireland, has passed away.
Published 14 October 2020
Northern Ireland's solicitor and barrister professions have rebuked Prime Minister Boris Johnson for his disparaging remarks about "lefty human rights lawyers".
Published 8 October 2020
Retired Belfast solicitor Gerald Harrison, whose legal career spanned over four decades, has passed away.
Published 8 October 2020
Solicitors in Northern Ireland have been invited to join online classes part of an initiative to promote their health and wellbeing.
Published 25 September 2020
The Law Society of Northern Ireland has published its latest edition of Folio, the conveyancing and land law journal.
Published 9 September 2020
Belfast city centre firm Robert G Sinclair & Co Ltd has been taken over by the Law Society of Northern Ireland as part of an ongoing investigation.
Published 13 August 2020