12th Chief Justice of Ireland

Frank had a successful career as a barrister for many years, with a broad practice in commercial law and public law. He was the chair of the Bar Council of Ireland between 1993 and 1995. He was appointed to the High Court in 2004 and he became a judge of the Supreme Court in February 2012. Following his retirement from the bench, he returned to work as a barrister.

Across his career as a barrister and a judge, he has been involved in many seminal cases in Irish legal history.