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SCL Ireland – Young Practitioners Essay Competition

Entries are invited from ‘Young Practitioners’ for this inaugural SCL Ireland essay competition.

An essay related to a subject of relevance including (but not restricted to) Construction and Engineering Contracts, Contract Administration, Claims, Arbitration and Dispute Resolution, Construction Litigation, The law of Torts, Company Law, Property Law, Taxation relating to construction and any other aspect of law or procedure relevant to the construction industry in Ireland limited to 3,000 words.

The judging panel will give considerable weight to the freshness of the ideas and the value of the work: especially to originality of thought/approach and contribution to the study or practice of construction law or its application in Ireland.

1st Prize - €1,000 and the opportunity to present your essay at the 2024 SCL Ireland Conference

2nd Prize - €500

Email your entry by 31 August 2024 to

Organisers: SCL Ireland Committee, John Delaney, Catherine Needham, Shane O’Connor, Marian Regan

A flyer may be downloaded here