Criminal Law and Evidence Update 2017

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Irish Rule of Law International will be hosting a Criminal Law and Evidence Update CPD Seminar on Saturday 2nd December in the Atrium of the Distillery Building. This event will be chaired by The Hon. Ms. Justice Isobel Kennedy.

All proceeds will go towards supporting the work of IRLI. You can find more information about our projects at

This event is certified for 3 CPD Points

Date: Saturday 2nd December 2017

Venue: Distillery Building, 145-151 Church Street, Dublin 7


  • €20 trainee solicitors/pupil barristers
  • €50 all others

Tea/Coffee & breakfast pastries included

9:15-9:30am Registration

9:30-9:45am Welcome & Opening Address

9:45am-12:30pm Presentations

Speakers Include:

  • Seamus Clarke SC: Bail- Recent Developments by Danny Mason
  • Alex Owens SC: The Limits in Cross-Examination by Brian Storan
  • Michael Bowman SC: Developments in the Special Criminal Court by Alice Harrison
  • Patrick McGrath SC: EAW – Recent Developments by Anthony Hanrahan
  • M P O’Higgins SC: Developments in Judicial Review by Kate Egan
  • Bernard Condon SC: Hostile Witnesses by Marc Thompson Grolimund
  • Rod O’Hanlon SC: Title TBC by Helen-Claire O’Hanlon
  • TBC: High Court Actions for Assault by Cathal Ó Braonáin

To book, please email

Attendees are kindly requested to pay by cash, bank transfer or cheque in advance. A limited number of places may still be available on the morning.

Attendees will receive a booklet of the papers upon registration at the event.