Eligibility & benefits

Being a member of the Association means that you have an opportunity to engage with fellow law teachers and researchers from Ireland and Northern Ireland. Members are also eligible for a discount at the Annual Conference of the Association, and you must be a member of the Association to be eligible for either the teaching award or the book prize.

Criteria for Membership

Membership of the Irish Association of Law Teachers is open to all persons in Ireland who are regularly and substantially engaged in teaching law, whether full-time or part-time.

Call for Papers – Annual Conference 2019

The Call for Papers for the Annual Conference of the IALT 2019 has been launched. The Conference will be held at the Strand Hotel in Limerick on 22-24 November 2019. Submissions are especially welcome on the conference theme,  Beyond Borders: Collegiality and Collaboration in Law and we encourage the submission of panels. Looking forward to seeing you…

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2019 Spring Discourse photos available

A selection of photos from the 2019 Spring Discourse held in the Kings Inns last April are available here. 

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2018 Annual Conference Photos now available

A wonderful set of photos from the 2018 Annual Conference in Athlone are now available.   

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2019 Kevin Boyle Book Prize – Call for Nominations

We are delighted to announce the 2019 Kevin Boyle Book Prize for Legal Scholarship. All members of the association are eligible for nomination and books published in any field of legal scholarship will be considered. Further details and the nomination form are available here. 

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