Professor Maeve McDonagh appointed emeritus professor at UCC

Professor Maeve McDonagh has been appointed as emeritus professor at UCC School of Law following her retirement in early 2020.

Published 22 February 2021

UCC congratulates 80-year-old Tom Walsh on completing his PhD

University College Cork School of Law has congratulated an 80-year-old legal academic on the completion of his PhD three-and-a-half decades after completing his LLM.

Published 18 December 2020

Professor Dagmar Schiek appointed UCC Synnott Family Chair in EU Law

Professor Dagmar Schiek has been appointed as the Synnott Family Chair in European Union Law at University College Cork (UCC).

Published 8 December 2020

Law students create database of Irish court decisions

Law students at University College Cork have created a database of links to the most recent decisions of the Irish superior courts.

Published 16 November 2020

Irish legal academic addresses Mexican Supreme Court

An Irish legal academic has delivered a presentation before the Supreme Court of Mexico on the evolution of the definition of the family under Irish law.

Published 29 September 2020

PhD student defends thesis in first UCC School of Law 'virtual viva'

PhD student Jane Mulcahy has defended her thesis on post-release supervision of long-sentence male prisoners in UCC School of Law's first-ever "virtual viva".

Published 20 May 2020

Cork law students go head-to-head in annual gala moot

Law students in Cork have gone head-to-head in a moot before High Court judges Mr Justice Twomey and Mr Justice Gearty.

Published 28 February 2020

Dr Mary Tumelty appointed to Health and Social Care Professionals Council

Law lecturer Dr Mary Tumelty has been appointed to the Health and Social Care Professionals Council within multi-profession health regulator CORU.

Published 28 November 2019

New York lawyer Aidan Synnott donates record €1m to Irish alma mater

New York lawyer Aidan Synnott has donated €1 million to fund a new chair in European Union law at his alma mater, UCC School of Law.

Published 17 October 2019

Bertie Ahern to address UCC Law Society event next week

Former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern will speak about the Northern Ireland peace process at a discussion event hosted by UCC Law Society next week.

Published 24 September 2019

Law graduate Cathy O'Neill receives Starr Foundation Scholarship in Irish first

Law graduate Cathy O'Neill has become the first student in Ireland to receive the prestigious Starr Foundation Scholarship and study international law at the University of St. Gallen.

Published 23 August 2019

Professor Mark Poustie begins term as Dean of UCC School of Law

Professor Mark Poustie has begun his three-year term as the new Dean of the School of Law at University College Cork (UCC).

Published 8 May 2019

Solicitor Rea Walshe appointed interim CEO of the Football Association of Ireland

Solicitor Rea Walshe has been appointed interim CEO of the Football Association of Ireland (FAI) following the exit of John Delaney.

Published 25 March 2019

#InPictures: Cork researcher takes part in 'therapeutic justice' event in Edinburgh

Jane Mulcahy, a PhD candidate at University College Cork (UCC), travelled to Edinburgh to hear two innovative US judges speak about "therapeutic justice".

Published 15 March 2019