Law & Journalism: Reflections on a Career

Irish Times Legal Affairs Editor, Dr. Carol Coulter in Conversation with Dr. Fergus Ryan, Dublin Institute of Technology.


3rd March 2011

Dr. Carol Coulter, noted legal affairs with the Irish Times, is a graduate of the Dublin Institute of Technology, School of Social Sciences and Law.

She holds a Postgraduate Diploma in Law and a Masters of Philosophy. Her groundbreaking research for her M.Phil. resulted in the publication of her book by Clarus Press, Family Law in Practice: A Study of Cases in the Circuit Court .

She will be ‘interviewed’ about her experiences reporting on law as a career. The interview will be conducted by Dr. Fergus Ryan, lecturer and public commentator on a range of social issues. She will also be willing to answer questions from the audience.

Followed by coffee and conversation.

Date: Monday, March 7, 2011

Time: 2:00 - 3:00 PM, followed by coffee

Place: DIT Aungier Street, Room 4-027

RSVP by Friday March 4, 2011 to

Open to the Public and Free of Charge

This should be of interest to everyone, including students who would like to see how a legal education can be useful in other fields.

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