The President of the High Court has assigned the following judges of the High Court to be the Judge in Charge of the following High Court lists for the Michaelmas Term 2023:
Mr. Justice McDermott, Judge in Charge of the Central Criminal Court, Extradition, Criminal Assets Bureau and Bail
Mr. Justice Hunt, Judge in charge of the Special Criminal Court
Mr. Justice Coffey, Judge in Charge of the Personal Injuries List
Ms. Justice Hyland, Judge in Charge of the Non Jury/Judicial Review and Asylum List
Mr. Justice McDonald, Judge in Charge of the Commercial List and the designated judge for Admiralty matters.
Mr. Justice Jordan, Judge in Charge of the Family List
Mr. Justice Tony O’Connor, Judge in Charge of the Civil Jury List
Mr. Justice Sanfey, Judge in Charge of the Chancery List
The President has also nominated the following judges:
President of the High Court, Judge for the Arbitration List, Professional/Disciplinary List and the Inherent Jurisdiction (Capacity) List
Mr. Justice Barrett, Judge in Charge of the Competition List
Mr. Justice Humphreys, Judge in Charge of the Planning and Environment List
Ms. Justice Gearty, Judge in Charge of the Hague Luxembourg Convention List
Ms. Justice Stack, Judge in Charge of the Probate List
Ms. Justice Reynolds, Judge in Charge of the Garda Compensation List
Mr. Justice Quinn, Ms. Justice Roberts and Mr. Justice Mulcahy, Judges assigned by the President to hear Examinership matters
Mr. Justice O’Higgins, Judge in Charge of the Bankruptcy List
Mr. Justice Owens, Judge in Charge of the Personal Insolvency List and the Criminal Assets Bureau List.
Mr Justice Simons, Judge in Charge of the Adjudication List (Construction Contracts Act 2013)
Any application with regard to matters pertaining to those lists shall be made to the relevant Judge in Charge.
It should be noted that the foregoing does not constitute an assignment of a Judge pursuant to S.I. No. 255 of 2016 - Rules of the Superior Courts (Chancery and Non-Jury actions and other designated proceedings: pre-trial procedures) 2016
25 September 2023