Member of the Coroners Service for Northern Ireland Panel of Counsel

Date published: 15 November 2019

The Coroners Service for Northern Ireland is seeking to appoint new Members of the Coroners Service for Northern Ireland Panel of Counsel


The Coroners Service for Northern Ireland invites applications for appointment as:

Members of Four Panels of Coroners’ Counsel



Panels A B and C

Appointees will be instructed on a case by case basis to act as counsel for the Coroner at inquest proceedings. Appointees may, at the discretion of the Coroner, be briefed to undertake other litigation involving the Coroner. The Coroner shall reserve the right to instruct Counsel off panel.

Further information about these appointments may also be obtained by contacting Cathy McGrann at:

Legacy Inquest Unit,
Laganside House,
1st Floor 23-27
Oxford Street
telephone  028 9044 6806

Completed application forms must be received by 4pm on Friday 13th December 2019.

Please note that CVs will not be accepted as an alternative to completing the application form.

All applications are considered strictly on the basis of merit.


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