Equitable Briefing: Supporting diversity across the profession
27 January 2023
Meeting of Four Bars – shared commitment to justice and rule of law
19 May 2023
An Taoiseach & Minister invited to engage on fee restoration
12 May 2023
Vera Klute announced as the 2023 In Plain Sight Commission artist
05 May 2023
Key areas of Ireland’s Construction Sector to be analysed.
03 May 2023
Cab-Rank Rule: Statement of the Four Bars
The cab rank rule is a bedrock obligation for the independent referral bar. The rule means that barristers cannot discriminate between clients, and that they must take on any case provided that it is within their competence, they are available and appropriately remunerated.
Whether you are starting your career at the Bar, or seeking to develop your practice, The Bar of Ireland has a suite of supports and services to assist you in your practice. Our offering continues to respond to the changing demands of the profession and clients.
From history to current affairs, and legal developments to art and literature, The Bar of Ireland Podcasts cover all aspects of the barrister’s…
The Denham Fellowship
The Denham Fellowship, named after The Hon. Mrs. Justice Susan Denham, former Chief Justice, assists two aspiring barristers annually who come from…
Barristers have been practising in Ireland for over 450 years. In 1541, The Honorable Society of King’s Inns was established when a lease was granted…
Integrity is a defining value of the Bar of Ireland. Good corporate and organisational governance forms part of that framework and serves to give…
Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
Creating a fairer, more equitable environment for all members of the independent referral bar is a key priority of the Council. It aims to ensure…
TY programme ‘Look into Law’
The Bar of Ireland’s Transition Year programme ‘Look into Law’ returned in 2023. This year we offered schools an additional online course as well…