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Events: 30 September 2020

King’s Inns to launch a Fitness Challenge this Michaelmas Term

King’s Inns to launch a Fitness Challenge this Michaelmas Term

To encourage some camaraderie while we all work, live and learn through social distancing, King’s Inns is hosting a Fitness Challenge for its entire community this Michaelmas term.

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Education: 30 September 2020

Slight changes to our academic and extra–circular programme – we speak to the Dean

Slight changes to our academic and extra–circular programme – we speak to the Dean

As the new academic year commences, we asked the Dean, Dr Eimear Brown, what incoming students can expect this Michaelmas Term (September to December 2020).

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Education: 29 September 2020

Prize winners announced – 2020 Barrister–at–Law graduates

Prize winners announced – 2020 Barrister–at–Law graduates

The three highest–performing students who graduated this year from the degree of Barrister–at–Law course receive awards from the King’s Inns prize fund.

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Creative Residency: 23 September 2020

Artist in Resident Jesse Jones writes about her extended COVID stay at King’s Inns

Artist in Resident Jesse Jones writes about her extended COVID stay at King’s Inns

In her own words visual artist Jesse Jones, the recipient of the inaugural Creative Residency at King’s Inns (a joint initiative with Dublin City Council Culture Company), writes about her extended stay during ‘Lockdown’.

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Events: 21 September 2020

‘Future of Law’ forum – Digital Legal Day

‘Future of Law’ forum – Digital Legal Day

LexTech, a legal technology company, invites participants to join the 2020 Future of Law Forum on Thursday 24 September 2020, which this year is called the “Digital Legal Day”.

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Job Vacancies : 15 September 2020

Traineeships with the Directorate General Legal Services’ team at the European Central Bank

Traineeships with the Directorate General Legal Services’ team at the European Central Bank

The European Central Bank (ECB) is looking for trainees to join the Institutional Law Division, the Financial Law Division, the Supervisory Law Division and the Data Protection Office (DPO).

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Alumni Stories: 11 September 2020

Alumni Stories – Diane Sutton speaks to alumna Dr Sarah Fennell BL

Alumni Stories – Diane Sutton speaks to alumna Dr Sarah Fennell BL

Fifth in the ‘Alumni Stories’ series, our Member Relations Officer Diane Sutton speaks to alumna Dr Sarah Fennell BL, a lecturer and course coordinator at King’s Inns, and a member of The Bar of Ireland.

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Members: 03 September 2020

20 barristers and 17 solicitors to be granted title of Senior Counsel

20 barristers and 17 solicitors to be granted title of Senior Counsel

The Legal Services Regulatory Authority (LSRA) published the list of 37 legal practitioners who are to be granted the title of Senior Counsel following the Government’s approval of recommendations from the Advisory Committee on the grant of Patents of Precedence.

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General: 31 August 2020

King’s Inns Response to Covid–19

King’s Inns Response to Covid–19

King’s Inns is closely monitoring and following official advice from the HSE in order to protect our staff, students and members during the current COVID–19 outbreak.

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Education: 28 August 2020

Develop a practical understanding of the law as it relates to the provision of education in Ireland

Develop a practical understanding of the law as it relates to the provision of education in Ireland

A former teacher and now one of the coordinators of the part–time law and education course at King’s Inns, Dr Claire O’Connor BL highlights the benefits of teachers and education officers undertaking this professional development course.

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