Western Circuit CPD Conference

Location: Hardiman Hotel, Galway

Organised by the Circuit Liaison Committee


Please note the timings below:

This conference will begin at 3pm for barristers and 3.45pm for solicitors and barristers.

2.45pm Registration opens for barristers only

3pm Stephen Swanton, Education and Professional Development Manager - CPD scheme


3.30pm Refreshment break and registration for solicitors

3.45pm Conference begins for barristers and solicitors

6.30pm All attendees are invited to a wine reception immediately after the conference


Elizabeth Maguire SC


Diarmaid Murphy BL - update on civil procedure

Ann Marie Courell BL - The Assisted Decision-Making (Capacity)Act, 2015 and the exclusive jurisdiction of the Circuit Court

Laura Byrne BL - Recent Superior Court cases on criminal law procedure

His Honour Judge Brian O'Callaghan - Closing remarks


3 CPD hours for barristers

2.5 CPD hours for solicitors


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