The Advisory Group will assist the Oireachtas committee in its proposal for the banking inquiry. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien/THE IRISH TIMES

UCD economist Colm McCarthy, comptroller and auditor general Seamus McCarthy, and US economist Megan Greene are three of the nine members of the ad-ho(...)

Former solicitor Thomas Byrne (47) at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court. Photograph: Collins Courts.

Trust is a solicitor’s most valuable asset. By stealing clients’ properties and using them to extract €52 million from the banks – a scheme that amoun(...)

“Survival” is the main challenge facing many solicitor practices across the country today. That is the stark message delivered by the newly-elected pr(...)

Complaints against one solicitor over the past year numbered 156, new figures provided by the Law Society show. The regulatory body for solicitors say(...)

The Coroner’s Court heard that murderer Geoffrey Evans died of sepsis due to hospital-acquired pneumonia.

Murderer Geoffrey Evans died in hospital from an infection after spending more than three years in a vegetative state, an inquest heard.Evans (68) – w(...)