Courtroom

Functions and duties of individuals in a court of law
This document provides an introduction to the section outlining the different functions and duties of individuals in a court of law.

Role of the judge
Judges in a court of law are appointed by the President. Who can be appointed as a judge and what is their role?

Barristers
Role and function of a barrister in a court of law.

Solicitors
Solicitors have a wide range of functions. Overview of the role and function of solicitors in a court of law.

Role of the jury
The jury fulfils a very important role in the legal system in Ireland. Who are the jury and why is a jury not required in every case?

Jury service
What is jury service? Find out how members of juries in Ireland are selected, contacted and your employment rights.