News Stories

General: 28 November 2014

A Great Historical Painting in King’s Inns; “High Treason” by Sir John Lavery

A Great Historical Painting in King’s Inns; “High Treason” by Sir John Lavery

This important legal painting – 7 by 10 feet – depicts the Appeal trial which followed the conviction of Sir Roger Casement for treason in July 1916. This dramatic trial took place in the Royal Courts of Justice in London. One of the presiding judges, Lord Darling, commissioned the painting.

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Current Students: 24 November 2014

LSDSI Committee for the 185th Session 2014–15

LSDSI Committee for the 185th Session 2014–15

Each year the student body elects an Auditor who assembles a committee with specific positions designated to oversee mooting, social activities, education and sports. 2014–15 Auditor for the 185th session is Hugh McDowell.

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Prospective Students: 22 November 2014

A Window into the Barrister–at–Law Degree Course

A Window into the Barrister–at–Law Degree Course

136 King’s Inns students were awarded the BL degree this year. Additionally 5 Northern Ireland Barristers were admitted to the degree largely based on their existing qualifications and experience. 3 EU based lawyers were admitted as well, again largely based on their existing qualifications and experience.

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General: 13 November 2014

Waterfordian John J. Hearne: A drafter of the Irish Constitution

Waterford 1,100 Talks Series:

The Hon. Mrs. Justice Susan Denham Chief Justice

The Large Room, Theatre Royal, Waterford Treasures Museum

Waterford, 10th November 2014

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Venue: 08 October 2014

Celebrate Christmas at King’s Inns

Celebrate Christmas at King’s Inns

Christmas is a wonderful time in King’s Inns with the giant Christmas tree and roaring fires in our Dining Hall. Preparations are in full swing here in the kitchens with the whiffs of Christmas pudding spices, sweet smells of Christmas cakes baking and jars of mincemeat maturing away.

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Prospective Students: 22 July 2014

Part–time Advanced Diploma Courses Commencing Autumn 2014

Part–time Advanced Diploma Courses Commencing Autumn 2014

Interested in studying a part–time Advanced Diploma law course at King’s Inns commencing Autumn 2014?

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General: 03 June 2014

Women and The Law

“Women and The Law” – Our LSDSI Auditor, Emma Ryan, speech on under–representation of women in higher reaches of legal profession.

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Current Students: 15 May 2014

The Legal Eagle Issue 02 May 2014

The Legal Eagle Issue 02 May 2014

This in–house student magazine is edited and published by King’s Inns students and accepts articles, news items, case notes and other articles of interest from the student body.

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Current Students: 13 May 2014

Eoin Higgins Moot

Eoin Higgins Moot

Eoin Higgins Memorial Moot – mock trials are a core part of the vocational bar training at King’s Inns and its famous curriculum.

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