Administrative Law or Judicial Review
Coroners or Inquests
After a successful career in the Criminal Justice sector called to the Bar in 2014.
Instructed on behalf of Plaintiffs in Historical Institutional Abuse related High Court personal injury actions.
Instructed by the Coroner for Northern Ireland and Next of Kin in inquests.
Instructed in Parole Commissioners for Northern Ireland, Criminal Injury Compensation Appeals Panel and Special Educational Needs and Disability Tribunal cases.
Pool of counsel instructed by the PPS in the Magistrates’ Court.
Government Legal Service ‘D’ Panel.
LL.B (First Class Honours), University of Ulster
Post Graduate Diploma in Professional Legal Studies, Institute of Professional Legal Studies, Queens University, Belfast
2014; Benchers Prize for Advocacy
Court’s power to over-ride the fixed time limit for a personal injury cause of action accruing in the case of a minor plaintiff.
The jurisdiction of the Coroner to hold an inquest into a stillbirth.