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Robert Purcell

Robert is a criminal law specialist with expertise in a number of areas. As well as providing advice in relation to general crime and police investigations, he specialises in matters before the Central Criminal and Special Criminal Courts. Robert has also been engaged in applications for Judicial Reviews in a number of notable cases.

Over his career Robert has defended numerous high profile criminal prosecutions and become one of the country’s leading defence lawyers with an unprecedented reputation.

Robert has regularly lectured on criminal litigation, is a member of the Law Society Criminal Law Committee and was a contributor on the Law Reform Commission Roundtable consultation paper on Jury Service.



Trinity College Dublin
​Bachelor of Laws
​Master of Laws

​The Law Society of Ireland
Law Society of Ireland Criminal Law Committee