McIvor Farrell Solicitors

Judicial review over hospital waiting lists to go ahead

Two women have been granted permission to bring a judicial review over the length of NHS waiting lists in Northern Ireland.

Published 14 January 2021

Judicial review to argue child should receive funding for criminal compensation claim appeal

A child who suffered catastrophic brain injuries in a criminal assault should receive funding for expert reports and legal representation to support his appeal for greater compensation, a legal challenge will argue.

Published 14 December 2020

Judicial review to challenge parental approval of compensation payout

A judicial review launched on behalf of a child who was injured in a hit-and-run is challenging the standard practice of parents or guardians signing off on compensation settlements.

Published 9 November 2020

Northern Ireland Secretary not required to publish border poll policy

The Northern Ireland Secretary is not required to publish a policy setting out the circumstances in which he would direct the holding of a border poll, the Court of Appeal in Belfast has ruled.

Published 29 April 2020

Landmark border poll case to be heard in Court of Appeal today

A landmark case concerning the circumstances in which a border poll will be held in Northern Ireland will be heard by the Court of Appeal in Belfast today.

Published 9 January 2020

Lawyer in Northern Ireland court challenge to prorogation welcomes Supreme Court ruling

Belfast solicitor Ciaran O'Hare, whose client Raymond McCord brought a challenge in the Northern Ireland courts against the prorogation of Parliament, has welcomed today's unanimous UK Supreme Court ruling that Parliament has not been prorogued.

Published 24 September 2019

Belfast lawyers in London for Brexit case ahead of McCord's return to High Court

Belfast lawyers Ciaran O'Hare and Conan Fegan have travelled to London to perform a watching brief in the Gina Miller case against the prorogation of Parliament.

Published 5 September 2019

Belfast court challenge to prorogation listed for hearing tomorrow

The Lord Chief Justice, Sir Declan Morgan, will hear victims' rights campaigner Raymond McCord's legal challenge to the prorogation of Parliament tomorrow.

Published 29 August 2019

Victims' campaigner Raymond McCord to bring fresh court challenge against no-deal Brexit

Victims' rights campaigner Raymond McCord has launched a challenge in the Northern Ireland courts aimed at preventing the Prime Minister from suspending Parliament to force through a no-deal Brexit.

Published 15 August 2019