Kevin Feeney

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Kevin Feeney (1952 – 14 August 2013) was a judge of the High Court in Ireland. Feeney was educated at Gonzaga College, University College Dublin and the King's Inns.[1] He was called to the Bar in 1973, and became a senior counsel in 1991.[2] He was appointed to the High Court in March 2006. He most notably heard part of the John Gilligan case in 2010.[3] He died suddenly on 14 August 2013 in County Cork.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Feeney nominated to High Court bench". The Irish Times, 8 March 2006. Available online at highbeam.com (subscription required)
  2. ^ "Mr Justice Kevin Feeney dies suddenly in Cork". The Irish Times. 14 August 2013. 
  3. ^ "Sit down & behave yourself; Judge tells crime boss he'll not tolerate his court antics.". Daily Mirror, 10 June 2010. Available online at the free online library
  4. ^ "Attorney General leads tributes to Justice Feeney after sudden death". Irish Independent. 16 August 2013.