Criminal Law and Evidence Update

CPD Seminar
Criminal Law and Evidence Update
Saturday 8th November
Distillery Building, Dublin 7
 9:30am- 1pm

The Event will be chaired by the Hon. Mr. Justice Adrian Hardiman

Irish Rule of Law International will be hosting a Criminal Law and Evidence Update CPD Seminar on Saturday 8th November in the Atrium of the Distillery Building. All proceeds will go towards supporting the work of IRLI, please visit for more information about our projects.

See event poster here

Date:        Saturday 8th November 2014
Venue:    Distillery Building, 145-151 Church Street, Dublin 7
Cost:        €20 trainee solicitors/pupil barristers
                    €50 all others
                    Tea/Coffee & breakfast pastries included
9:30-10:00am         Registration 
10:00-10:10am        Welcome & Opening Address
10:10am-1pm            Presentations

  • Michael O’Higgins SC ‘Disclosure of Protected Witness Evidence’ by Aoife McNickle BL
  • Patrick Gageby SC ‘Developments in Article 40.4 Jurisprudence’ by Conor McKenna BL
  • Declan McGrath SC ‘Expert Evidence’ by Aoife Beirne BL
  • Úna Ní Raifeartaigh SC ‘Electronic Evidence’ by Sophie More O’Ferrall
  • Mary-Rose Gearty SC ‘Eyewitness Evidence’ by John Berry BL
  • Remy Farrell SC ‘Extradition Update’ by Katherine McGillicuddy BL
  • Seán Guerin SC ‘Recent Decisions of the Court of Criminal Appeal’ by Barry Murphy BL
  • Dara Robinson ‘Developments in Prison Conditions Litigation’ by Jean Tomkin

 This event is certified for 3 CPD Points

To pre-book contact Emma Dwyer at
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

If you cannot make the event, online donations are always welcome and can also be made at .

*Bank details will be provided upon request