Donal Corrigan, formerly practising at St Agnes Road, Crumlin, Dublin, agreed in 2005 to sell his practice to Thomas Byrne who later sent Mr Corrigan a cheque for the purchase which bounced.  Photograph: Michaela Rehle/Reuters

A solicitor who had an unblemished 40-year career until he agreed to sell his practice to jailed lawyer Thomas Byrne is never to seek work in the prof(...)

Former Minister for Justice Alan Shatter is to appeal the rejection of his High Court bid to quash parts of the Guerin report concerning his handling of allegations made by Garda whistleblower, Sergeant Maurice McCabe. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

Former Minister for Justice Alan Shatter is to appeal the rejection of his High Court bid to quash parts of the Guerin report concerning his handling (...)

IThe DPP has agreed to give Ian Bailey the names of three gardaí alleged to have asked a State Solicitor to put pressure on a former DPP to prosecute Mr Bailey. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times

The Director of Public Prosecutions has agreed to give Ian Bailey the names of three gardaí alleged to have asked a State Solicitor to put pressure on(...)

The IBRC, formerly Anglo Irish Bank, has lodged an action claiming more than €50 million damages against the bank’s former auditors Ernst & Young over an alleged failure to uncover alleged ‘improper’ loan transactions. Photograph: The Irish Times

The Director of Public Prosecutions has secured a stay on any public hearings of pre-trial matters in the IBRC’s (the former Anglo Irish Bank) action (...)

Dara O’Reilly told the trial  he believed businessman Seán Quinn was not happy about the unwinding of his holding in ANglo Irish Bank. Photograph:  Collins Courts

The former financial director of the Quinn Group has said the Quinn family was “doing what they were told to (...)

 Mr Justice Nicholas Kearns: said there was no reason why this solicitor should enjoy anonymity when others in similar situations had not.

A solicitor accused of misappropriating almost €370,000 in client and other funds has failed to prevent the lifting of a court order giving him anonym(...)

Former president of the Medical Council Dr Colm Quigley (right) is facing nine allegations of poor professional performance. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times

An expert witness told a Medical Council fitness to practise committee yesterday the system used to track medical records by the former preside(...)