Healy O'Connor

Estate of Ward of Court

A High Court Judge has warned a Co Wexford man he faces being sent back to Mountjoy Prison if he fails to provide a full and simple explanation about what happened to almost €1 million from the estate of a person who is a ward of court. The man was committed to Mountjoy Prison in […]

Death of High Court judge Vivian Lavan

Former High Court Court judge Mr Justice Vivian Lavan died at his home over the weekend. Mr Justice Lavan, who retired early from the High Court bench three months ago because of ill-health, passed away on Saturday surrounded by his family. He is survived by his wife, Una, four children and two grandchildren. The former […]

Appointment of Special Manager to Credit Union by the High Court

The first application of its kind was made before the High Court last Friday seeking to appoint a special manager to Newbridge Credit Union. The application comes as Credit Unions around the country are faced with increasing arrears and increased regulation on corporate governance. The special manager will take over the running of Newbridge Credit […]

Plane Crash Survivor Takes Personal Injuries Claim to the High Court

The personal injuries action of a businessman who suffered serious injuries after a plane crash is currently before the High Court. The claimant suffered multiple fractures including a fractured skull , fractures to his ribs and injuries to his ribs and hands. He also suffered brain damage. The claimant Mr Barry has sued a number of […]