News Phoenix Law
14th May 2021. By Phoenix Law Comment Closed. A High Court Judge held that the obligation to prove disorder via medical reports in order to secure official recognition of preferred gender is incompatible with human rights. The woman, who began her transition more than 20 years ago, took legal action in a bid to obtain a new birth certificate.
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Crime and Regulatory Law Phoenix Law
(2 days ago) Phoenix Law provides a specialist criminal defence and regulatory law team to which we pride ourselves in our reputation as ‘hands on’ trial lawyers. Team Phoenix has gained a reputation as the lawyers with forefront expertise in prosecutions under the controversial terrorism acts, prosecutions involving complex covert surveillance techniques and those involving digital …
About us Phoenix Law
(7 days ago) About us. There is nothing traditional about Phoenix Law. It was formed in 2018 by a group of lawyers who have a shared determination to improve human rights and accountability on the island of Ireland and beyond. The team offer formidable legal advice to clients in the UK and Ireland and a voice for the underdog in litigation against state
Prison Law Phoenix Law
(8 days ago) Phoenix Law is a leading practice in Prison Law. We represent and act for clients detained in prisons in the North and South of Ireland including Maghaberry, Hydebank, Mountjoy and Portlaoise Prisons. Our solicitors have been at the cutting edge of representing prisoners and their families in many key areas including National Security, Prison Appeals, […]
International Phoenix Law
(1 days ago) Phoenix Law is the only firm in Belfast with a specialised International law Department which focuses on expertise in international law cases and international aspects of the various cases to which we are instructed. Team Phoenix has become renowned for its experience in international law by appearing and acting for clients in the European Court […]
Human Rights Phoenix Law
(Just Now) Human Rights. Team Phoenix has been and continues to be at the epicentre of Human Rights Law in practice. Human Rights is at the forefront of the focus at Phoenix Law, and as such members of our team have appeared in some of the most prolific and important cases relating to human rights protection. We have acted for a wide variety of clients
Scappaticci case to proceed Phoenix Law
(7 days ago) 23rd September 2021 1st October 2021 By Phoenix Law Comment Closed. Mr Justice Horner refused to stay the civil actions brought over alleged wrongdoings by Freddie Scappaticci, who denies that he was the agent codenamed Stakeknife.
Actions against the Police Phoenix Law
(4 days ago) Phoenix Law is one of the few practices in Ireland with a specialised department in actions against the Police. This specialism is born out of experience of litigating against those in authority to ensure accountability for actions such as wrongful arrest and unlawful detention, misuse of police powers, and misfeasance whilst holding public office.
Core Values Phoenix Law
(Just Now) Phoenix Law is not about the individual; we are a team. We share knowledge, maximise individual skill sets and experience. Efficiency in administration and management. One of the key focuses of Phoenix is to establish an Infrastructure that promotes efficiency at its heart. The team is committed to being professionally managed, using efficient
Immigration and Extradition Phoenix Law
(5 days ago) Our Immigration Law team has extensive knowledge on all matters of immigration. This includes experience in asylum, EEA Regulations, EU Settlement scheme and family rights, the Immigration Rules, trafficking claims, corporate immigration, LGBT asylum claims, extradition and human rights applications. Immigration law is a challenging and dynamic area of law, crossing over …
Education Law Phoenix Law
(6 days ago) Tag: Education Law. School Transfer Test proceeds to full hearing. 16th June 2020 17th June 2020 By Phoenix Law Comment Closed. The High Court of Justice granted leave in the judicial review case challenging the delay of the transfer test in Northern Ireland this year.
Gavin Booth Phoenix Law
(5 days ago) Gavin Booth. Gavin Booth specialises in Actions against the Police, Public Law and Prison Law. In a short time, he has developed a specialist practice in these areas. He regularly appears in some of the most high-profile actions against the Police cases, prison law and public law challenges in this jurisdiction.
Court of Appeal quashes Conviction Phoenix Law
(4 days ago) Court of Appeal quashes Conviction. 19th May 2021. 29th September 2021. By Phoenix Law Comment Closed. Ivor Bell has won his appeal against being found guilty of helping Gerry Adams in his attempt to break out of prison during the 1970s. Last year, Mr Adams won his appeal to have two convictions for attempting to escape from prison in the 1973
Journalist, Aoife Moore initiates
(8 days ago) Journalist, Aoife Moore initiates proceedings against Twitter and Eoghan Harris. 12th May 2021. 12th May 2021. By Phoenix Law Comment Closed. We act on behalf of the distinguished journalist, Aoife Moore. Our client has been the subject of an extensive and malicious campaign of online abuse which encompassed in excess of 120 tweets from two
Services Phoenix Law
(7 days ago) Phoenix Law provide a wide range of legal services specialising in: Actions against the Police Administrative and Judicial Review Commercial Law Crime and Regulatory Law Education Law Environmental Family and Children’s Rights Fraud, Financial and Business Crime Human Rights Immigration and Extradition Inquests and Inquiries Institutional Abuse International Legacy …
Administrative and Judicial Review Phoenix Law
(2 days ago) Phoenix Law is committed to holding public authorities to account. Phoenix Law has become a leader in the field of public law, with most of our team having a background and experience in the field of public law. We are engaged in some of the most complex constitutional, administrative and human rights related public […]
Family and Children’s Rights Phoenix Law
(5 days ago) Our family law team have experience in assisting clients achieve what is best for their children. We have a track record on resolving issues surrounding residence, contact, relocation and parental responsibility. When matters don’t always work, we can assist with specific issues and prohibitive steps orders to resolve issues. It can be very distressing when […]
Careers Phoenix Law
(6 days ago) Careers. Phoenix was created through the coming together of a group of lawyers who respectively excelled in their various practice areas. We aim and strive to focus on the continued recruitment of prospective members for Team Phoenix. In doing so, Phoenix has a specifically designed Recruitment team external to the practice.
Divorce & Dissolution Phoenix Law
(7 days ago) Phoenix Law offers a comprehensive, wrap around advice service when dealing with divorce, separation, ancillary relief, maintenance and children issues at all court tiers. Taking swift action to protect your interests is fundamental in matrimonial law. Very often our solicitors provide advice when a person is contemplating ending a relationship and also in the aftermath […]
Environmental Phoenix Law
(1 days ago) Our Environment Law team has conducted and advised on litigation both domestically and internationally. Recently, we have been involved in providing advice and representation to individuals, NGOs and private companies in a variety of environmental law areas. Our team have advised on a variety of issues varying from climate change, fishing conservation and licensing, …
Legacy Litigation Phoenix Law
(5 days ago) Phoenix Law is instructed in the seminal case of Flynn v Chief Constable of the PSNI which sought to issue guidance as to how disclosure is conducted in legacy cases. In addition, we continue to appear in some of the most complex and challenging inquests arising out of the troubles such as the Glenanne Gang inquest, the Loughgall ambush, the
Inquests and Inquiries Phoenix Law
(Just Now) Phoenix Law has become the go to Solicitors in the area of Inquests and Public Inquiries as a result of their vast experience in appearing before Coroners, and Public Inquiries. This reputation is founded upon the Team’s success in securing public investigations into some of the most controversial incidents and deaths on the Island of […]
Journalist, Allison Morris issues
(8 days ago) Claire McKeegan, Partner of Phoenix Law acting for Ms Morris said: Our client alleges a course of conduct by Mr Harris of persistent trolling and online attacks on her reputation as an independent and impartial journalist. These sinister and toxic actions from faceless accounts have sadly become a tolerated norm.
Allison Morris and Aoife Moore case heard
(1 days ago) 14th May 2021. 14th May 2021. By Phoenix Law Comment Closed. Journalists, Ms Allison Morris and Ms Aoife Moore have had their cases commenced at the High Court in Dublin this afternoon before Mr Justice Allen. In two separate applications, heard together, they sought an Order for an expedited hearing in respect of seeking disclosure of the
We are Recruiting! Phoenix Law
(7 days ago) Phoenix Law is a unique solicitor practice in its makeup and structure. For more details please see our core values. Roles (1) A solicitor to join our Criminal & Regulatory and Public Law Teams (2) A Personal Assistant to join our Public Law, Inquests and Inquiries Team (3) A paralegal to join our Actions Against the Police Team
Sophie McClintock Phoenix Law
(1 days ago) Sophie McClintock graduated with an LLB (Hons) in Law with Politics from Queen’s University Belfast in 2016. Sophie trained as a Solicitor in Phoenix Law and attended the Institute of Professional Legal Studies at Queen’s. Sophie was awarded a Commendation whilst at the Institute of Professional Legal Studies and she qualified as a solicitor […]
Charity Challenge a GO Phoenix Law
(2 days ago) Phoenix Law have selected Davina’s Ark as their annual chairty. Davina’s Ark is “an invaluable organisation” that supports people who are affected by addiction, assisting them in their journey from addiction to recovery and beyond. Starting on 1st June 2020, 3rd floor staff will compete with 4th floor staff to complete as many KMs as […]
Stardust Fire Inquest: Preliminary Hearing Phoenix Law
(1 days ago) 14th October 2020 23rd December 2020 By Phoenix Law Comment Closed. A pre-inquest hearing into the deaths of 48 people in the Stardust disaster was hailed, on Wednesday, as a “momentous step in the families’ path to justice” by Darragh Mackin, solicitor for the families of 44 of the victims.
Stardust Inquest delayed on 40th anniversary
(2 days ago) Mackin is leading the Phoenix Law legal team which represents 46 families affected by the fire and says the lack of funding so far will lead to further delays. The inquest is expected to be the largest in the history of the State. Senator Lynn Boylan, who has continuously campaigned for the families, slammed the delay as “unbearably cruel”.
Gender Recognition Act
(7 days ago) 14th May 2021. By Phoenix Law Comment Closed. A High Court Judge held that the obligation to prove disorder via medical reports in order to secure official recognition of preferred gender is incompatible with human rights. The woman, who began her transition more than 20 years ago, took legal action in a bid to obtain a new birth certificate.
Sinead Marmion Phoenix Law
(8 days ago) Sinead Marmion. Sinead is a solicitor with expertise in dealing with asylum and immigration cases. She has an LLM in Human Rights Law at Queen’s University Belfast and is fluent in French. Sinead has built up an expertise in immigration and asylum work, with particular specialism in children’s claims.
Appeal to Home Office Phoenix Law
(1 days ago) Appeal to Home Office. 19th November 2019. 11th December 2019. By Phoenix Law Comment Closed. Sinead Marmion of Phoenix Law Immigration Department to act in another successful appeal against stringent Home Office rules. News, Press Releases, Sinead Marmion homeoffice, immigration.
Lisa Smith wins legal battle in London court
(7 days ago) For all enquries, please contact our Mr Darragh Mackin on [email protected]law.org or +447704034143. Lisa Smith was represented before SIAC by Darragh Mackin and Sinead Marmion of Phoenix Law with Hugh Southey QC and Lara Smyth BL of Counsel. The full Judgment can be accessed online or on request.
‘Fearful’ nurses seek legal advice
(3 days ago) Phoenix Law has been instructed by front line health professionals in two NI Health Trusts who are “fearful” for their safety in hospitals due to the lack of adequate personal protection equipment (PPE). Although pre-action correspondence has been issued to the Minister of Health, Claire McKeegan says: “Adversarial litigation on this issue should be avoided […]
Greenvale: Police Ombudsman has called
(3 days ago) The Police Ombudsman has raised a number of “policing practice matters” with the PSNI in order to prevent further tragedies like the Greenvale Hotel deaths from occurring again. Police Ombudsman Marie Anderson confirmed in a statement that investigators from her office have met the families of Lauren Bullock, Morgan Barnard, both 17, and 16-year-old …