Law Society of Northern Ireland



Harry Nelson

Harry Nelson, the former Crown Solicitor for Northern Ireland, has passed away.

Published 14 October 2020

Legal professions denounce attack on 'lefty lawyers'

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

Gerald Harrison

Retired Belfast solicitor Gerald Harrison, whose legal career spanned over four decades, has passed away.

Published 8 October 2020

Solicitors invited to join online health and wellbeing classes

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

Law Society publish latest edition of conveyancing and land law journal

The Law Society of Northern Ireland has published its latest edition of Folio, the conveyancing and land law journal.

Published 9 September 2020

Robert G Sinclair & Co Ltd taken over by Law Society

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

First 2020 issue of Journal of Elder Law and Capacity released online

The first issue of the Journal of Elder Law and Capacity for 2020 has been published online as an "e-issue".

Published 29 July 2020

New online complaints portal launched by Law Society

A new online complaints portal has been launched by the Law Society of Northern Ireland to support clients seeking to make a complaint about their solicitor.

Published 1 July 2020

Solicitors invited to join Law Society's human rights group

Solicitors have been invited to apply for membership of the Law Society of Northern Ireland's new human rights and equality group.

Published 1 July 2020

Law Society urges solicitors to apply for High Court posts

The Law Society of Northern Ireland has written to solicitors to urge them to apply for two vacant positions on the High Court.

Published 23 June 2020

Law Society donates £10,000 to Community Justice Fund

The Law Society of Northern Ireland has donated £10,000 to the Access to Justice Foundation's Community Justice Fund.

Published 23 June 2020

John R. Sullivan

Retired solicitor John R. Sullivan has passed away, the Law Society of Northern Ireland has said.

Published 23 June 2020

Maria McCloskey to chair Law Society's new human rights and equality group

Belfast solicitor Maria McCloskey has been selected to chair the Law Society of Northern Ireland's new human rights and equality group.

Published 19 June 2020

Solicitors welcome re-opening of housing market today

Solicitors have welcomed the re-opening of the Northern Ireland housing market from today.

Published 15 June 2020

Frances C. Buchanan

Castlerock solicitor Frances C. Buchanan, née O'Hara, has passed away following a short illness.

Published 4 June 2020