Dec 16, 2020
Solicitor Patricia Rickard-Clarke has been named the IWLA Woman Lawyer of the Year 2016. The award is in recognition of Patricia’s work in promoting the rights of vulnerable adults and older people, and developing the law on the issue of capacity. She was presented with her award by the president of the Irish Women Lawyers’ Association Catherine McGuinness at a gala ceremony at Blackhall Place on 5 November. The event was held in collaboration with Law Society Skillnet and the Bar of Ireland.