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The School of Law will host a public event, entitled “Women on Supreme Courts”, to mark the visit of the Supreme Court to NUI Galway and International Women’s Day on 8 March.
Date: Tuesday, 5 March, 2019
Venue: Lecture Theatre, Human Biology Building, NUI Galway
The panel discussion will focus on the contribution of women to judiciary in the superior courts.
Mrs Justice Catherine McGuinness, former Supreme Court Judge
Mrs Justice Matilda Twomey, Chief Justice of Seychelles and School of Law graduate
Mr Justice John MacMenamin
Ms Justice Elizabeth Dunne
Chair: Dr Ciara Smyth, School of Law
Respondent: Professor Siobhán Mullally, Director of the Irish Centre for Human Rights
Dr Charles O’ Mahony, Head of the School Law
A post-event reception will take place in the ground floor lobby of the Human Biology Building.