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Towards a Model Environmental Law (Cóir Dlí an Chomhshaoil)

Running Order

Introduction by Clíona Kimber SC, Cathaoirleach, Comhshaol/ Climate Bar Association

Welcome address from An Taoiseach Micheál Martin

Session 1

Chaired by The Hon. Ms. Justice Marie Baker, Supreme Court

  • Louise Reilly BL: Duties and Principles of Environmental Law

  • Deirdre Ní Fhloinn BL: Ear to the Ground: What do the Stakeholders say?

  • Louise Beirne BL: Drafting a new Environmental Code – What it would look like and what would it do

Session 2

Chaired by Former Chief Justice, Mr. Frank Clarke SC

  • Aoife Sheehan BL: Standing Issues in Environmental Litigation

  • Orla Heatley LL.B: Class Actions and Representative Actions

  • William Quill BL: Current Sanctions and New Remedies

Followed by Question & Answers

Session 3: Interviews and Discussion

Towards an Environmental Court- Best models abroad and best

Presenter/Láirtheoir– Bláthnaid Ní Chofaigh, RTÉ

  • Clíona Kimber SC

  • Conor Linehan SC, William Frys Solicitors

  • Rose Wall, Community Law and Mediation Centre for Environmental Justice

  • Kevin Keane, An Taisce

  • Shirley Clerkin Heritage Officer Monaghan Co. Co.

All Papers

Climate Bar Symposium 2022 - Conference Papers (final)
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Individual Papers

Clíona Kimber SC
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Deirdre Ní Fhloinn BL
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Louise Reilly BL
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William Quill BL
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Aoife Sheehan BL
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Louise Beirne BL
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Orla Heatley LLB
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