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The Law Society of Ireland has said there were 4,623 practising female solicitors and 4,609 male solicitors in the Republic at the end of 2014. File photograph: Getty Images

The trend whereby about two-thirds of all newly qualified solicitors in Ireland are female is likely to continue, the Law Society of Ireland has said.(...)

Kevin O’Higgins: unable to locate chain since he last wore it at an official function in July. Photograph: Eric Luke

The body that represents solicitors in Ireland is to commission a new gold chain for its president after the original was lost. The Law Society of Ir(...)

Mr Justice Peter Kelly: is expected to set about applying in the High Court the demanding standards he imposed in the Commercial Court. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

A striking aspect of the Government’s decision to nominate Mr Justice Peter Kelly (65) as the next president of the High Court is that he was at the c(...)

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald amended  the bill on the advice of the attorney general that the Bar Council could sue. Pic: Collins Photos.

That the Government was told by the Attorney General that the barristers’ representative body, the Bar Council, would go to court over a proposed c(...)

Minister for Justice and Equality Frances Fitzgerald and Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Paschal Donohoe. Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Legislation to bring about the biggest change to the legal services sector since the foundation of the State will be enacted before the Dáil rises for(...)

Ken Murphy, president of Glenwood Adventure Company and Lakota Guides: “Having connections won’t bring you the whole way, but it will open doors for you.”

Kenneth Murphy always wanted to work in the sports or outdoor recreation industry. When he finished school in 1988, he was offered a place in St Mary(...)

The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) heard the starting salary for solicitors in the public sector is about €30,000, while the equivalent for trainees in private firms stands at about €60,000.  The latter figure was revised to a maximum of €50,000 in Dublin by legal sources. File photograph: Getty Images

The State’s legal services are being undermined by the private sector offering significantly higher salary levels to attract qualified solicitors and (...)

Minister for Justice Frances Fitzgerald (left) pictured with Flor McCarthy at the launch of his book The Solicitor’s Guide to Marketing and Growing a Business. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

“We’re coming out of a very deep recession that’s had a huge impact on small law firms,” says Flor McCarthy, author of a new book on the difficult tas(...)

Pictured at the funeral of Circuit Court judge Katherine Delahunt at the Church of the Sacred Heart, Donnybrook, from left, Supreme Court Justice John Mc Menamin, Court of Appeal president  Sean Ryan, Sarah O Hagan, Circuit Court judge John O’Hagan and Finbar Fox SC. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Judge Katherine Delahunt was a vibrant, warm, loving and loved person, who was “always up for a bit of mischief” her funeral Mass heard this morning. (...)

This way for . . . Senior counsel reported doing the highest proportion of free legal advice work in a recent survey, with 50 per cent giving their time frequently

“It’s definitely a new movement, but it’s one that is growing,” said Pila coordinator Rachel Power of pro bono work in the legal profession.Pila (Publ(...)

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