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Dr Andrea Mulligan appointed as Commissioner to The Law Reform Commission

Dr Andrea Mulligan, Barrister-at-Law and Assistant Professor of Law, Trinity College Dublin is one of three commissioners appointed to The Law Reform Commission.

The Law Reform Commission has confirmed that the Government has appointed three part-time commissioners from 1 October for five-year terms.

The new commissioners are:

  • Mr Justice Maurice Collins, judge of the Court of Appeal
  • Mr Justice Richard Humphreys, judge of the High Court
  • Dr Andrea Mulligan, Barrister-at-Law and Assistant Professor of Law, Trinity College Dublin

LRC President Ms Justice Mary Laffoy said: “On my own behalf, and on behalf of the full-time Commissioner Raymond Byrne and the entire staff of the Commission, I very much welcome the appointment by the Government of Mr Justice Maurice Collins, Mr Justice Richard Humphreys and Dr Andrea Mulligan as members of the commission.

Andrea is an Assistant Professor of Law at the School of Law, teaching and researching in the field of Torts, Medical Law and Bioethics, and is the Director of the Clinical Legal Education.

Mr Justice Richard Humphreys, also received his PhD from the Law School at Trinity College Dublin.

The full article from The Law Society Gazette Ireland can be accessed Here.