Person: Ken Murphy
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Declan Jackson, director of Government Affairs with Insurance Ireland said that the judge’s comments don't tally with the industry’s understanding of information published by the Court Service
Tue, 29 Oct, 2019
The ongoing uncertainties surrounding Brexit has seen a massive surge in the number of British solicitors seeking to gain membership of Ireland’s legal roll.
Fri, 25 Oct, 2019
talks to Ken Murphy of CareerWise Recruitment
Thu, 17 Oct, 2019
Leadership is one of those intangible, mercurial characteristics far harder to define than recognise. Whether for benign or dark purposes, leadership shapes our world even though that simple truth is wrapped in mystery. The magic of leadership seems a mixture of charm, energy, empathy, vision, radiated if silent testosterone and the capacity to convince others you understand and share their objectives. It is usually, but not always, necessary to have right on your side. However, in a world where charisma and leadership are often confused right and wrong are almost side issues; subjectivity usurps substance, self-interest seems a virtuous motivation.
Sat, 05 Oct, 2019
Mr Murphy, a former joint chief operating officer at Boots UK and Ireland before becoming chief of global brands for parent group Walgreens Boots Alliance, will take over the day-to-day running of Tesco next summer.
Wed, 02 Oct, 2019
Students can look forward to a healthy jobs market for the foreseeable future according to Ken Murphy of CareerWise Recruitment who says the market for graduates and others with qualifications has rarely been as healthy with many sectors at near full employment.
Wed, 14 Aug, 2019
Retention of existing staff has become every bit as significant a priority as recruiting new talent, remarks John O’Neill, the vice-president of quality control with Janssen Phamaceutical.
Thu, 11 Apr, 2019
The country’s creaking family law court system is coming under increasing strain from expanding case loads, unacceptable delays and inadequate facilities, the body for solicitors has said.
Fri, 24 Nov, 2017
The probate and inheritance tax process should be made easier for grieving families, according to the Law Society.
Thu, 15 Jun, 2017
Fri, 16 Dec, 2016
Lawyers are set to demand fee hikes for representing free legal aid clients in the criminal courts — just as the justice minister plans to tighten up the scheme and perhaps even disband it.
Mon, 23 May, 2016
Many tributes have been paid to Supreme Court Judge Adrian Hardiman who died suddenly yesterday.
Tue, 08 Mar, 2016
Wed, 30 Dec, 2015
Confidence levels are on a high following a good year for Irish firms and we now need to encourage our talented young professionals to come home, according Ken Murphy of the CareerWise Recruitment agency.
Fri, 18 Dec, 2015
Motorists are facing yet another hike in insurance premiums to cover the cost of the €90m in outstanding claims left following last year’s collapse of Setanta Insurance Company.
Sun, 06 Sep, 2015
Archbishop Diarmuid Martin has said public debate around major social issues at times reduced faith in Jesus Christ to the level of belief in leprechauns.
Thu, 07 May, 2015
“We are seeing requirements across all sectors including medical device, pharmaceutical, finance, food production and electronics sectors for qualified IT graduates,” says CareerWise Recruitment director, Ken Murphy.
Fri, 19 Dec, 2014
The process of buying and selling property could become much faster, with the electronic transfer of data to replace the current paperwork-based model.
Fri, 12 Dec, 2014
The director general of the Law Society Ken Murphy has defended the pay of more than €2,000 per week to the society’s elected president.
Mon, 24 Nov, 2014
Solicitors have come out fighting against “false impressions” of exorbitant fees and excessive profits, saying their profession has suffered from the recession as much as any other sector.
Mon, 17 Nov, 2014
The Courts Service has decided not to go ahead with the reorganisation of court services in the Dublin area.
Mon, 22 Sep, 2014
The Law Society has said access to justice will be hampered by the closure of courts around the country, and also questioned the amount of money that would be saved.
Tue, 24 Jun, 2014
The Law Society is warning that cuts to court services are now threatening the "very fabric of our justice system".
Mon, 23 Jun, 2014
Employment rates of solicitors at the country’s top 20 legal firms grew by 7%, or 127, last year, confirming a strong year for the largest legal practices.
Thu, 22 May, 2014
One of rugby’s most celebrated wing wonders may no longer be crossing the whitewash for Munster, but Doug Howlett can still play an important part in shaping the province’s future in his role as a corporate ambassador.
Sat, 05 Apr, 2014
The Government is under intense pressure to explain how details came to light that phone calls in and out of Garda stations were being recorded, after it emerged that the attorney general was informed of the practice last November.
Wed, 26 Mar, 2014
High on the list of qualities people expect of judges are fairness and balance in measuring out justice, a large dose of common sense in the verdicts they hand down, and a level playing field in their appointment.
Fri, 07 Feb, 2014
The director general of the Law Society has joined calls for a major overhaul of judicial appointments to ensure the system is free of political bias.
Fri, 07 Feb, 2014
Community-based courts could reduce re-offending rates by around 10%, international research suggests.
Thu, 30 Jan, 2014
The amount in fees paid out last year to lawyers through criminal legal aid payments increased by €760,000 to €47.78m, in spite of a drop in the number of legal aid certificates issued.
Fri, 24 Jan, 2014
The Law Society claims that it has done everything in its power to help the victims of fraudster Thomas Byrne.
Tue, 03 Dec, 2013
One hundred and fifty six separate complaints were made against one solicitor over the past year, new figures provided by the Law Society show.
Mon, 18 Nov, 2013
Last season’s runners-up Avondale United were given a major fright by Carrigaline United in the second round of the Munster Senior Cup before advancing 5-4 after extra-time at Avondale Park on Saturday.
Mon, 04 Nov, 2013
Fugitive ex-solicitor Michael Lynn has been warned he cannot hide behind legal extradition loopholes and will be brought back from Brazil to face €80m property investment fraud charges.
Sat, 31 Aug, 2013
The Law Society is to deploy undercover agents around the country’s court venues in a bid to expose unscrupulous solicitors touting for business.
Wed, 12 Jun, 2013
The president of the Law Society has advised its 14,000 members there is no Irish Medical Organisation (IMO)-type situation at the society.
Sat, 25 May, 2013
Justice Minister Alan Shatter insisted “there isn’t a row” between him and the judiciary and dismissed claims that communications between both sides had broken down as “bizarre”.
Thu, 18 Apr, 2013
In charge of rugby here since 1998, Philip Browne has overseen a transformation of fortunes on and off the field. But will a change of coach at national level be enough to keep the champagne flowing, asks
Sat, 06 Apr, 2013
The Law Society’s compensation fund incurred losses of over €2.24m in 2011 and 2010.
Mon, 01 Apr, 2013
Munster Rugby have brought in some of the country’s leading businessmen to help steer them through the economic downturn.
Tue, 05 Mar, 2013
A farm leader warned yesterday that solicitors cannot be allowed to introduce regulations that will ultimately benefit their own members at the expense of people who wish to transfer their property to the next generation.
Sat, 01 Dec, 2012
Solicitors’ fees for farm transfers will double up if the Law Society approves task force proposal to impose mandatory representation for both sides of all property deals, warns the ICMSA.
Tue, 10 Jul, 2012
Farmers and solicitors’ groups agree that separate legal advice is advisable for all parties in a farm transfer, but they disagree on the need for mandatory new rules obliging both sides to engage a solicitor.
Thu, 08 Mar, 2012