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.

DePuy settles claims with 135 patients over hip implants

DePuy settles claims with 135 patients over hip implants

The ASR and ASR XL orthopaedic products were subject to a worldwide recall in 2010

Bailey asked retired judge to help stall French probe

Bailey asked retired judge to help stall French probe

Ian Bailey last month wrote to Mr Justice Nial Fennelly requesting assistance in stalling a seven...

RPA sued over bid for Luas contract

RPA sued over bid for Luas contract

A consortium that missed out on Dublin’s cross-city Luas line contract has claimed in the High ...

Profile: Chris Lehane, Cents of purpose

Profile: Chris Lehane, Cents of purpose

We take a closer look at the bankruptcy official crossing swords with Sean Dunne and Gayle Killilea

Beef baron’s ‘black art’ to up redemption cost of rival’s loan

Beef baron’s ‘black art’ to up redemption cost of rival’s loan

Court told that Goodman sought penalty interest in the battle for control of Blackrock Clinic shares

Fifteen car dealers raise stakes in €5m Toyota case

Fifteen car dealers raise stakes in €5m Toyota case

Carmaker allegedly engaged in anti-competitive practices

Documents on Sean Dunne's €58m home handed over

Documents on Sean Dunne's €58m home handed over

Paperwork was obtained from a leading lawyer who acted for Dunne in the purchase of 'Walford' on Dublin’s Shrewsbury Road.

Senior Real IRA figures grilled over assets

Senior Real IRA figures grilled over assets

Liam Campbell and Colm Murphy were quizzed over unpaid damages

Sweating the small print

Sweating the small print

European regulations have put an onus on businesses to make consumer contracts clear and jargon-free

David Drumm: Coming from America

David Drumm: Coming from America

He’s spent the last six years holed up in Boston but now it appears the ex-Anglo chief’s exile may be near an end

Sparkling Chekhov production dances around frivolous lives

Sparkling Chekhov production dances around frivolous lives

This English-language production of The Cherry Orchard is a whirl of motion

Neighbours at war: Michelle Rocca's Dalkey feud

Neighbours at war: Michelle Rocca's Dalkey feud

Michelle Morrison’s court battles with her neighbours have already cost her and husband, Van, €875,000

Van Morrison’s wife begins High Court battle against neighbours over hedge

Van Morrison’s wife begins High Court battle against neighbours over hedge

Former Miss Ireland Michelle Morisson wants to preserve the view from her exclusive Dalkey home

Jailed Anglo bankers apply for bail just ten weeks into sentences

Jailed Anglo bankers apply for bail just ten weeks into sentences

Jailed former Anglo Irish Bank executives Tiernan O’Mahoney and Bernard Daly will apply for bai...

Hozier suing over ‘groundless’ plagiarism claims

Hozier suing over ‘groundless’ plagiarism claims

The Irish singer-songwriter Hozier is taking legal action over claims that his breakthrough singl...