Job Opportunity

Volunteer Programme Lawyer – Access to Justice Programme Location:                                Lilongwe, Malawi Start Date:                             9th May 2016 Duration:                               12 months with possibility of extension Application Deadline:           Friday 26th February 2016 See here for role description and application details.     Volunteer Programme Officer – Access to Justice Programme Location:                                Lilongwe, […]

Criminal Law and Evidence Update

Fantastic Turnout for IRLI’s 2nd Annual Criminal Law CPD Seminar On Saturday 8th November IRLI held a fundraiser in The Bar of Ireland’s Distillery Building in Dublin. The event, a Criminal Law and Evidence Update, received a wonderful turnout for a rainy Saturday morning and was a success due to the detailed papers written by […]

IRLI Musical Evening

IRLI’s 2015 Musical Evening Fundraiser Date: Thursday 26th November Venue: The Presidents’ Hall, Law Society of Ireland Time: 7pm Tickets: €25 As we come to the end of the year, we would like to take this opportunity to invite you to join us for IRLI’s 2015 Musical Evening on Thursday Nov 26th in the Presidents’ […]

Criminal Law and Evidence Update

CPD Seminar – Criminal Law and Evidence Update Saturday 7th November Distillery Building, Dublin 7 9:30am- 1pm The Event will be chaired by the Hon. Ms. Justice Iseult O’Malley Irish Rule of Law International will be hosting a Criminal Law and Evidence Update CPD Seminar on Saturday 7th November in the Atrium of the Distillery Building. All proceeds will […]

Irish lawyers facilitate training of Magistrates in Malawi, Sept 2015

Is it possible to apply the law without any access to the law? 8th October 2015 This apparent contradiction is all too much of a reality for lay magistrates in Malawi. Due to a lack of resources, the isolated location of many courts, a lack of access to computers or the internet and a lack […]

Malawi Update

Malawi Programme Update, September 2015 As we start into a new phase of the programme in Malawi, IRLI would like to acknowledge all of the volunteers and their achievements over the last 12 months. Jane O’Connell, Sarah Houlihan, Morgan Crowe, Mark Johnson, Orla Crowe and Sarah McGuckin all dedicated themselves to working with our programme […]

2015 Tag Rugby Blitz

Tag Rugby Blitz, 2015 IRLI is calling all tag players to join us for this year’s Tag Rugby Blitz to raise funds for our Access to Justice Programme in Malawi. The event is being held on Saturday 12th September at 12pm on the Law Society’s pitches in Blackhall Place, Dublin 7. Last year we had […]

Law Society of Ireland donates Computers to Malawi

Law Society of Ireland Donates Computers to Malawian Judiciary Friday 17th July, 2015 IRLI was delighted to have been able to facilitate the donation of 19 computers from the Law Society of Ireland to the Courts Registry Office in Malawi. One computer was also donated to IRLI’s programme office in the Legal Aid Bureau in […]

Update on Malawi Access to Justice Programme Since January

Update on Malawi ‘Access to Justice’ Programme May, 2015 2015 has started off as a very busy year for the team in Malawi – hard to believe we are nearly half way through the year already. You can read below in more detail about the progress which has been made on the Programme’s different areas […]

Irish Ambassador to South Africa visits Commercial Law Training Programme in Pretoria

Irish Ambassador to South Africa visits Commercial Law Training Programme in Pretoria   Irish Rule of Law International (IRLI), the non-profit Rule of Law initiative of the Law Society of Ireland and Bar Council of Ireland, was delighted to welcome Ireland’s newly appointed Ambassador to South Africa H.E Liam MacGabhann to the Commercial Law Training […]