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Rónán Kennedy
B.Comm. (1992), H.Dip.Sys.Anal. (1993), LL.B. (1997), B.L. (2003), LL.M. (2005)
PhD Candidate
Research Topic: Information and Communications Technology and Environmental Regulation
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Rónán Kennedy holds a degree in commerce and a higher diploma in systems analysis from University College Galway, an LL.B. with first class honours from the National University of Ireland, Galway and an LL.M. from New York University. He also studied for the degree of Barrister-at-Law in the King’s Inns and was called to the Bar of Ireland in 2003.

He worked as a programmer, systems analyst and network administrator from 1993 to 2000. He was Executive Legal Officer to the Chief Justice of Ireland, Mr. Justice Ronan Keane, from 2000 to 2004. During this time, he was editor of “The Supreme Court of Ireland: A History”, first editor of the Judicial Studies Institute Journal from 2001 to 2003, and was involved in a number of initiatives to expand the use of information technology in the courts. He taught environmental law and public international law in the University of Limerick and is now a member of the School of Law at the National University of Ireland Galway.
Areas of Expertise

Empirical Legal Studies, Environmental Law, Law and Ethics

Research Projects
Research Interests

Environmental Law, Information and Communications Technology Law, Rule of Law

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Professional Experience
  • 2000 - 2004: Executive Legal Officer to the Chief Justice of Ireland
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