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The James D. Donegan Moot Court Prize

At a glance

  • Value: €500
  • You must be a current UCC Student to be eligible for this prize
  • Questions about this prize can be directed to


This prize is to be awarded annually to the student who in the opinion of the judges is the outstanding speaker at the Annual Gala Moot Court.

The value of the monetary prize to be awarded will be determined annually.

The prize is generously donated by S. Donegan & Co. Solicitors, Cobh, Co. Cork.
Jim Donegan was the fourth successive generation of his family to practice as a solicitor in Cork. He studied law at UCC and, after qualifying as a solicitor, he practised in Cork city and county for a period of fifty years. During that time he served with distinction as President of the Southern Law Association, as Dean of the Notaries Public in Ireland and as a Council Member of the Law Society of Ireland.


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