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.

Careful whispers: What effect is lobbying having behind closed doors?

Careful whispers: What effect is lobbying having behind closed doors?

Some 800 corporates and PR firms have signed up to the national lobbying register in four months

EXCLUSIVE: CAB breaks its silence on Moriarty probe

EXCLUSIVE: CAB breaks its silence on Moriarty probe

Intention is ‘to interview all relevant parties’, says CAB chief

Anglo Irish Bank and Irish Life & Permanent chiefs to stand trial next Monday

Anglo Irish Bank and Irish Life & Permanent chiefs to stand trial next Monday

All four executives deny attempting to mislead investors over value of deposits

Drumm defence hindered by lack of computer in jail

Drumm defence hindered by lack of computer in jail

Legal team claim he should be released to review extradition documents

Alan Shatter: 'Telling the truth gets you into trouble'

Alan Shatter: 'Telling the truth gets you into trouble'

As he fights for political survival, Shatter says his career isn't over just yet

Fingleton’s €500k legal bill after failing to stop probe

Fingleton’s €500k legal bill after failing to stop probe

Former Irish Nationwide claims he has to lean on relatives for financial help

Pre-trial discovery battles distorting litigation process: judge

Pre-trial discovery battles distorting litigation process: judge

Discovery applications by Imagine and Motorola led to comments

The week Ireland was holed beneath the waterline

The week Ireland was holed beneath the waterline

Storm Frank brought misery to thousands of residents and beleaguered businesses

Drop in number of Commercial Court cases

Drop in number of Commercial Court cases

Lowest number of new cases before the court in a decade

Government pledges €430 million for flood relief over five years

Government pledges €430 million for flood relief over five years

Aid comes as Storm Frank wreaks havoc across country

IDA facing €400k legal bill over failed eviction

IDA facing €400k legal bill over failed eviction

Bachelor Reid turned down €10 million to sell his ancestral lands

King’s Inns BL intake fall to just 96

King’s Inns BL intake fall to just 96

Intake of students wanting to qualify has dropped from 140 students

Harry’s €77m game: Crosbie tries to keep Nama from assets

Harry’s €77m game: Crosbie tries to keep Nama from assets

Embattled developer claims he struck deal with agency

High praise for High Court appointee

High praise for High Court appointee

Judge Peter Kelly has been hailed as an unexpected but inspired appointment as President of the High Court

TD John Perry's selection claim a “mathematical impossibility”, FG claims

TD John Perry's selection claim a “mathematical impossibility”, FG claims

Party accepts there were 'irregularities' in selection convention