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.

Ex-councillor at centre of ‘contentious’ multi-party legal action

Ex-councillor at centre of ‘contentious’ multi-party legal action

Business dealings of former Fianna Fáil councillor Ger Killally at the heart of legal action

‘The widow executed a new will. Her children were unsure why’

‘The widow executed a new will. Her children were unsure why’

The inside story of how a family fought in court after one son got power of attorney over his mother’s affairs

Solicitor dispute to cost Law Society €750,000

Solicitor dispute to cost Law Society €750,000

Bill relates to a drawn out battle with struck off Kenmare solicitor Colm Murphy

Stokes’ pensions less than €2k per month

Stokes’ pensions less than €2k per month

The former owners of the Unicorn restaurant on Merrion Row in Dublin have been facing down bankruptcy proceedings for the past year

CarVal unit takes debt action against Parallel Films

CarVal unit takes debt action against Parallel Films

Parallel is the production house behind dramas Albert Nobbs, Breakfast on Pluto and Triage

Media organisations will be watching Defamation Act review closely

Media organisations will be watching Defamation Act review closely

The Tánaiste is starting a five-year review of the Defamation Act

Inquiries may be a casualty of Shatter’s recent vindication

Inquiries may be a casualty of Shatter’s recent vindication

Alan Shatter’s legal victory may be a Pyrrhic one, but it leaves the future of the preliminary inquiries in some doubt

“I really do not want to die yet, but this is what will happen”

“I really do not want to die yet, but this is what will happen”

Former property developer Kevin McGeever expresses fears over stress in an email to his solicitor, court hears

Former Anglo executive O’Mahoney takes case over pension

Former Anglo executive O’Mahoney takes case over pension

Tiarnan O’Mahoney has issued the High Court claim against Irish Pensions Trust

Vulture funds launch debt enforcement blitz

Vulture funds launch debt enforcement blitz

Former Westlife star Shane Filan and Wexford TD Mick Wallace among those targeted

Vulture fund moves to bankrupt Wallace over €2 million debt

Vulture fund moves to bankrupt Wallace over €2 million debt

Wexford deputy in court over Ulster Bank loan guarantee

Dunnes told to pay wages docked during strike

Dunnes told to pay wages docked during strike

Labour Court orders supermarket giant to pay each employee €300 in compensation

Ballot for sight-impaired voters to cost €60k

Ballot for sight-impaired voters to cost €60k

PhD student alleges his right to vote in private has been breached

Sean FitzPatrick: The loans again, naturally

Sean FitzPatrick: The loans again, naturally

Former Anglo boss FitzPatrick is in the dock for allegedly failing to disclose loans of up to €100 million

Garda bullying inquiry puts whistleblower court case on hold

Garda bullying inquiry puts whistleblower court case on hold

Justice Iarfhlaith O’Neill was appointed to carry out a six-week investigation into claims