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CCJHR & IMHLA Annual Conference 2019 – 6th April 2019

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The Centre for Criminal Justice & Human Rights, School of Law, University College Cork  (CCJHR) & Irish Mental Health Lawyers Association (IMHLA) Annual Conference will be held in Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, University College Cork, on Saturday 6th April 2019, 10.00 am – 2.00 pm

Speakers will include:

  • Judge Anselm Eldergill, Court of Protection, England
  • Ms Áine Hynes, Partner, St. John Solicitors, Dublin
  • Ms Barbara Brennan,See Change Co-Ordinator and Mental Health Consultant
  • Dr Miriam Kennedy, Consultant Psychiatrist, Highfield Healthcare, Dublin
  • Mr Paul Brady, Barrister
  • Mr Richard Hammond, President, Southern Law Association and Chairperson, Law Society Mental Health and Capacity Task Force


Conference Convenors:  Dr Darius Whelan, School of Law, UCC and Ms Joan Doran, Solicitor, Chair, Irish Mental Health Lawyers Association

Conference Fees are as follows:

  • Conference Fee – €120
  • NGOs €50
  • Academics – €50
  • Devilling barristers and trainee solicitors – €50
  • Students – Free


Further Information from Ms Deirdre Kelleher, School of Law, UCC, phone (021) 490 3642, email

CPD points are available for Solicitors and Barristers

College of Psychiatrists of Ireland – CPD Credits will be applied for.


91 tickets available

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The Centre for Criminal Justice & Human Rights, School of Law, University College Cork and Irish Mental Health Lawyers Association will host their Annual Conference on April 6th 2019.  This annual event will consider the latest developments in Mental Health Law and Capacity Law in Ireland and abroad.