Membership list

The affairs of the Association are managed by a Council, consisting of a President, a Treasurer, a Secretary, a Membership Secretary and a number of Ordinary Members.

The current Council 2016-17 consists of:


Dr Claire Hamilton, National University of Ireland Galway


Dr Fergus Ryan, Maynooth University


Dr Mark Coen, University College Dublin

Ordinary Members:

Ms Hope Davidson, University of Limerick

Dr Connie Healy, NUI Galway

Dr John Lombard, University of Limerick

Dr Deirdre McGowan, Dublin Institute of Technology

Dr Tanya Ní Mhuirthile, Dublin City University

Dr Charles O'Mahony, NUI Galway

Dr Catherine O'Sullivan, University College Cork

Dr John E Stannard, Queen's University Belfast

Previous Council 2013-14


Fergus Ryan National University of Ireland Maynooth


Val Corbett Independent Colleges, Dublin


Claire Hamilton Queen's University Belfast

Membership Secretary:

Deirdre Ahern Trinity College Dublin

Ordinary Members:

Brenda Daly Dublin City University

Mary Faulkner The Honourable Society of King's Inns

Sarah Fulham McQuillan Trinity College Dublin

Noel McGrath  University College Dublin

Tanya Ní Mhuirthile Griffith College Dublin C

harles O'Mahony National University of Ireland Galway

John Stannard Queen's University Belfast

Frankie Watters Dundalk Institute of Technology

Call for Papers published

The Call for Papers for the Annual Conference, to be held in Athlone on the 23-25 November, 2018 has been published. Details for the conference, including the call for papers and payment options are available here. We welcome submissions on all aspects of law and legal teaching. 

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2018 Spring Discourse

IALT Spring Discourse 2018 On Tuesday 24 April 2018 the IALT held its first Spring event in many years when the Spring Discourse took place in the Moot Courtroom of the Sutherland School of Law at University College Dublin. The Chief Justice, Mr Justice Frank Clarke, was in conversation with Miriam O’Callaghan about his life…

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2017 Annual Conference Photos

The 2017 Conference Programme and selected photos are now online for the 2017 Annual Conference in Dunboyne Castle.

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New Council Elected

Following the general meeting at the 2017 Annual Conference in Dunboyne a new council for the association was selected, with Dr Mark Coen of the Sutherland School of Law, University College, Dublin as President. For a full list of council members, including institutional representatives, click here.

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We’ve launched our new site!

Welcome to the new IALT website.    

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