19 January 2024
Ross White elected as Chair of the NIYSA
Ross White has been elected as Chair of the Northern Ireland Young Solicitors’ Association (“NIYSA”).
Mr White, Legal Counsel at Hillsborough based construction company, GRAHAM, succeeded Shannon Gawley following the association’s AGM at Law Society House on 16 January 2024.
Commenting on his election, Mr White said:
“2024 marks the 40th anniversary of the NIYSA and I am looking forward to working with the newly elected committee and our members to make this anniversary year a memorable one. I am committed to representing and advancing the views of young solicitors in this jurisdiction, as well as strengthening our network with our counterparts in the UK, Ireland and our colleagues across Europe and further afield.”
The other committee members are:
Emma Falloon of Kennedy’s Law (Vice Chair);
William Wilson (Treasurer) and Shannan Greer, both of Thompson Crooks;
Katherine Grant and Victoria Kinkaid, both of Carson McDowell;
Emma Doherty of Tughans;
Katherine McAuley of Joseph Magee and Co;
Aisling Creegan of Lacey Solicitors and
Tony McCann (IPLS Representative) of McCartan Turkington Breen.