08 September 2014
From Social Media to Judicial Appointments
Alan Hunter, Chief Executive of the Law Society of Northern Ireland, Angelina Fusco, Consultant, the Lord Chief Justice Sir Declan Morgan, Professor Nichola Rooney, NIJAC Commissioner & Richard Palmer, President of the Law Society of Northern Ireland
Nearly 100 solicitors took time out to attend a series of unique lectures provided at Law Society House as part of the Society's Chief Executive Initiative programme to provide members with the necessary skills and information to enhance their practice and professional work skills.
Those attending heard from a number of key note speakers on different subject matters but all of great interest to the legal profession.
Angelina Fusco provided delegates with an overview of the impact of social media on individuals, clients and law firms.
Professor Nichola Rooney highlighted the ongoing work of NIJAC and the Lord Chief Justice, Sir Declan Morgan provided attendees with an overview of the application process and candidate requirements for those applying for judicial positions in Northern Ireland.