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.

Sean FitzPatrick “artificially” reduced multimillion bank loans, court hears

Sean FitzPatrick “artificially” reduced multimillion bank loans, court hears

Prosecution claims Anglo loans were "swept out" for a couple of weeks

Dough! Subway loses bread Vat battle

Dough! Subway loses bread Vat battle

Taxman finds white bread used in sandwiches contained 8.9% sugar

Larry Mullen takes case against architect

Larry Mullen takes case against architect

Dispute linked to Howth home renovation

Taxing master cuts lawyers’ fees in IBRC-Quinn case

Taxing master cuts lawyers’ fees in IBRC-Quinn case

Legal heavyweights Brian Murray and former attorney general Paul Gallagher represented the bank

Francesca Comyn: What was Deirdre Foley's game plan?

Francesca Comyn: What was Deirdre Foley's game plan?

The High Court's reasoning closed down her case just past the starting blocks

Foley's challenge to WRC's Clerys probe fails

Foley's challenge to WRC's Clerys probe fails

Judge refuses to order inspectors to return material seized from D2 offices

The legacy, or not, of two notable immigration rulings

The legacy, or not, of two notable immigration rulings

High Court judgments on immigration usually go unnoticed. All that changed this week

Garda strike could leave top officials without their drivers

Garda strike could leave top officials without their drivers

Neither the Gardai nor the Department of Justice would say if there would be cover for striking garda drivers

Exclusive interview: Brute Force?

Exclusive interview: Brute Force?

Garda whistleblower: 'Every day I'd put on the uniform, I just felt like vomiting'

Doctor in disguise: the amazing life of Margaret Bulkley

Doctor in disguise: the amazing life of Margaret Bulkley

HISTORY/BIOGRAPHY; Dr James Barry: A Woman Ahead of Her Time, By Michael du Preez and Jeremy Dronfield, One World Publications, €23

Garda inquiry branded ‘myopic’ and ‘absurd’

Garda inquiry branded ‘myopic’ and ‘absurd’

Lawyers for whistleblower have written to justice minister

Blackrock Clinic investors called to Commercial Court in surprise move

Blackrock Clinic investors called to Commercial Court in surprise move

Judge expected to urge parties to consider mediation or alternative dispute resolution

Whistleblower probe to be crippled by lack of Garda phone access

Whistleblower probe to be crippled by lack of Garda phone access

Inquiry facing major hurdle before leaving the starting blocks

Garda whistleblower sues Commissioner and state, claiming he was bullied

Garda whistleblower sues Commissioner and state, claiming he was bullied

Nick Keogh, stationed in the Athlone division, is currently on sick leave

Analysis: Spectre of unpoliced streets overshadows watchdog debut

Analysis: Spectre of unpoliced streets overshadows watchdog debut

Policing Authority makes first appearance before Oireachtas committee