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Maeve Thornton
Fixed Term Tenant
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Prior to joining the Bar in July 2021, Maeve was a solicitor. She has been instructed in hundreds of cases over the years, giving her solid experience far beyond her years of call. She has a wealth of experience in working on complex cases in criminal defence law practice, international criminal law and she has also practiced as a prosecutor. Maeve has a strong focus on persuasive advocacy, academic legal arguments and client care combined with thorough preparation.


Bachelor of Civil Law Degree National University of Ireland Galway

Professional Membership

Middle Temple


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