The Faculty extends its congratulations to Laura Cahillane and Liam Thornton, who were conferred with their PhDs in Law on March 29th 2012.
Liam graduated with a first class honours BCL (International) Degree from University College Cork (NUI) in 2005. In October 2011, Liam successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled: 'Reception Conditions for Asylum Seekers: Meeting the Standards of International Human Rights Law?' His supervisor was Professor Siobhan Mullally. Dr Liam Thornton is currently a Lecturer in Law in the School of Law, University of Ulster.