Francesca Comyn

Francesca Comyn

Francesca Comyn is the Sunday Business Post’s Legal Affairs Correspondent. In this role, she drives the Post’s coverage of legal affairs, including litigation, legislation and the law. An award-winning journalist, Comyn was Courts Correspondent with Newstalk (and Today FM) for the past eight years. She was previously a news anchor at Newstalk and Q102 (Lite FM). Comyn is the recipient of a Justice Media Award. She graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 1997 and later completed a law degree at DIT, Aungier Street.

Irish law set for post-Brexit British invasion

Irish law set for post-Brexit British invasion

British law firms have gone beyond mere contingency planning

You’re not purely shaking hands and kissing babies. There’s more to it than that

You’re not purely shaking hands and kissing babies. There’s more to it than that

While Law Society president Stuart Gilhooly wears the chains of his office lightly, he is resolutely committed to getting more solicitors on the bench

Killilea ordered to hand over wealth transfer documents

Killilea ordered to hand over wealth transfer documents

Wife of bust property developer Dunne will give up nine years of tax returns to bankruptcy official

Costs of O’Brien’s Dáil court case to hit €1 million

Costs of O’Brien’s Dáil court case to hit €1 million

Businessman claims Dáil utterances breached his privacy

Artists clash with labels in royalties rumble

Artists clash with labels in royalties rumble

Alleged in court that its members had lost out on €2.8 million

Liberties residents say area is ‘oversaturated’ with homeless services

Liberties residents say area is ‘oversaturated’ with homeless services

Community groups secure temporary injunction blocking 65-man 'dial-a-bed’ hostel

Confidence in Irish judiciary key to lawyer’s Brexit action

Confidence in Irish judiciary key to lawyer’s Brexit action

London barrister Jolyon Maugham plans to initiate High Court proceedings before Christmas

Citizen O’Brien: Denis, the Dáil and democracy

Citizen O’Brien: Denis, the Dáil and democracy

In a jam-packed courtroom, Denis O’Brien’s team laid out his case why a precedent of ‘anarchy’ could be set if he failed to get his way on the matter of Dáil privilege

High Court asked to rule on mentally ill boy’s treatment

High Court asked to rule on mentally ill boy’s treatment

The teenager has made attempts on his life

Denis O'Brien claims he received chilling death threats

Denis O'Brien claims he received chilling death threats

Businessman tells of intimidation by two people which he reported to gardai

O'Brien to be sole witness in Dáil privilege legal battle

O'Brien to be sole witness in Dáil privilege legal battle

Businessman claim TDs' comments breached his constitutional rights

Supreme Court overturns judgment on €1.7 million loan

Supreme Court overturns judgment on €1.7 million loan

Ulster Bank secured summary judgment in the High Court against Paula Tiernan

Wills special: A guide to enduring power of attorney

Wills special: A guide to enduring power of attorney

With the Department of Health projecting that the numbers of people with dementia will nearly treble in the next 30 years, those with the illness are urged to look at an EPA soon after diagnosis

More legal troubles for businessman Bourke

More legal troubles for businessman Bourke

Restaurateur accused of withholding accounts

Brexit knocks top law firms' confidence

Brexit knocks top law firms' confidence

Hundreds of British lawyers apply for Irish practising certificates