Serjeant-at-law
The Serjeants-at-Law (postnominal SL) was an order of barristers at the English bar. The position of Serjeant-at-Law (servientes ad legem), or Sergeant-Counter, was centuries old; there are writs dati...
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Christopher Palles
The Rt. Hon. Christopher Palles, PC, QC (25 December 1831 – 14 February 1920), was an Irish barrister and perhaps the most eminent Irish judge of his time.
Palles was born on Christmas Day at Mou...
Eamonn Coogan
Eamonn Coogan (1896 – 22 January 1948) was an Irish Fine Gael politician, barrister and Deputy Commissioner of the Garda Síochána. He was born in Castlecomer, County Kilkenny. He was elected to Dáil É...
John Redmond
John Edward Redmond (1 September 1856 – 6 March 1918) was an Irish nationalist politician, barrister, MP in the House of Commons of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and leader of the Ir...
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Irish general election, 1948
The Irish general election of 1948 was held on 4 February 1948. The 147 newly elected members of the 13th Dáil assembled on 18 February when the First Inter-Party government in the history of the Iris...
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Christopher Temple Emmet
Christopher Temple Emmet (1761–1788) was an Irish barrister and poet.
Emmet, eldest son of Robert Emmet, M.D., and elder brother of Thomas Addis and Robert Emmet, was born at Cork in 1761. He ente...
Caesar Litton Falkiner
Caesar Litton Falkiner (26 September 1863 – 5 August 1908) was an Irish Unionist Party politician, barrister and a writer on literary and historical topics.
Falkiner was the second son of Sir Fred...
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Michael McNamara (politician)
Michael McNamara (born 1 March 1974) is an Irish Labour Party politician. He was elected as a Teachta Dála (TD) for the Clare constituency at the 2011 general election. He was appointed to the Oireach...
Richard Mayne
Sir Richard Mayne KCB (27 November 1796 – 26 December 1868) was a barrister and the joint first Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis, the head of the London Metropolitan Police (1829–1868). ...
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Hugh Geoghegan
Hugh Geoghegan (born 1938) is a retired judge of the Supreme Court of Ireland of Ireland from 8 March 2000 [1], having been nominated by the Government of Ireland on 22 February 2000 until May 2010 wh...
Noel Whelan (politician)
Noel Whelan is a barrister, former politician and adviser for the Fianna Fáil party in Ireland. Nowadays he is also considered a political analyst, and his opinions on elections, anniversaries and oth...
Thomas Joseph Campbell
Thomas Joseph Campbell (14 December 1871 - 3 May 1946), known as "T. J." Campbell, was an Irish politician, barrister, journalist, author and Judge.Campbell was born in Belfast on 14 December 1871. He...
Brian McCracken
Brian Moore McCracken (born 13 July 1934) is a retired judge of the Supreme Court of Ireland. He is an officer of the Trinity College, Dublin - Visitor of the College.
Brian McCracken was born in...
Charles Kendal Bushe
Charles Kendal Bushe (1767 – 10 July 1843), was an Irish lawyer and judge. Known as "silver-tongued Bushe", he was Solicitor-General for Ireland from 1805 to 1822 and Lord Chief Justice of the King's ...
Frederick Falkiner (judge)
Sir Frederick Richard Falkiner PC, QC (1831 – 23 March 1908) was an Irish lawyer, judge and author.
Falkiner was the third son of Richard Falkiner, of Mount Falcon, County Tipperary, Ireland, and ...
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Tom Kettle
Thomas Michael "Tom" Kettle (9 February 1880 – 9 September 1916) was an Irish economist, journalist, barrister, writer, poet, soldier and Home Rule politician. As a member of the Irish Parliamentary ...
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Edward Vaughan Hyde Kenealy
Edward Vaughan Hyde Kenealy QC (2 July 1819 – 16 April 1880), was an Irish barrister and writer. He is best remembered as counsel for the Tichborne claimant and the eccentric and disturbed conduct of ...
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David Andrews (Irish politician)
David Andrews (born 15 March 1936) is a former Irish Fianna Fáil politician and barrister.Andrews was first elected to Dáil Éireann at the 1965 general election as a Fianna Fáil Teachta Dála (TD) for ...
Basil Kelly
Sir John William Basil Kelly, QC, PC(NI), PC (10 May 1920 – 5 December 2008) was a Northern Irish barrister, judge and politician.
He was born in County Monaghan but grew up in Belfast and was edu...
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Michael Smith (judge)
Sir Michael Smith, 1st Baronet, of Tuam (1740–1809) was an Irish judge. He was the founder of a judicial dynasty, some of whose members were noted for eccentricity. He was also the first of the Cusa...
Alexander Fitton
Sir Alexander Fitton (1630? – 1698) sometimes known as Baron Gawsworth, was an Irish barrister and judge, who became Lord Chancellor of Ireland despite having spent many years in prison for criminal...
Edward Pennefather
Edward Pennefather PC, KC (22 October 1774 – 6 September 1847) was an Irish judge.Pennefather was born in Tipperary, the second son of William Pennefather of Knockeevan, member of the Irish House of C...
Stronge Baronets
The Stronge family are Northern Irish landowners of Tynan Abbey, County Armagh, the family also had the residence of Lizard Manor, Aghadowey, County Londonderry.
The Stronge baronetcy (Stronge of ...
Fionán Lynch
Fionán Lynch (Irish: Fionán Ó Loingsigh; 17 March 1889 – 3 June 1966) was an Irish revolutionary, barrister, politician and judge.Fionán Lynch was born in Cahersiveen, County Kerry in 1889 and edu...
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Frederick Morris
Frederick Reginald Morris is a former Irish barrister and judge. Born in County Kilkenny, he was called to the bar in 1952 and became a senior counsel in 1973. He was made a High Court judge in 1990 a...
John Blake Powell
John Blake Powell, PC (Ire), KC (1870 – 13 September 1923) was an Irish solicitor, barrister and judge.He was the eldest son of John Powell of Ballytivan House, Sligo. In 1889, he married Cathe...
John Blayney
John Joseph Blayney, KSG was a Justice of the Supreme Court of Ireland from 1992 until 1997, when he retired from a long legal career, and his position on the bench was filled by Justice Henry Denis B...
Richard Best (judge)
Richard Best PC(Ire) KC (11 December 1869 – 23 February 1939) was an Irish barrister, politician and Lord Justice of Appeal.Best was born in Richhill, County Armagh. He was educated at the Educational...
John Sheil
Sir John Joseph Sheil (born 19 June 1938), PC was educated at Clongowes Wood College, Queen's University Belfast and Trinity College, Dublin. He served as a Lord Justice of Appeal in Northern Ireland ...
Edward Sullivan Murphy
Edward Sullivan Murphy PC(NI) KC (3 February 1880–3 December 1945) was an Irish barrister, judge and politician. He was brother-in-law to Northern Ireland's first Lord Chief Justice, Sir Denis ...