Gareth Noble
    Gareth Noble has a particular interest in juvenile justice and currently heads up the firm’s Children’s Law Department.

    Gareth is recognised as one of Ireland’s leading litigators in the area of children with disabilities. He has successfully represented many families in challenging the law in respect of Domiciliary Care Allowances, Carer’s Allowance and services for children.


    Gareth also acts in Education Law cases for children and families in respect of school bullying, disciplinary issues and other educational law entitlements. He has also provided advice to educational institutions on policy formation and implementation.


    He deals with a demanding caseload involving care proceedings in the District Court and High Court together with a broad criminal practice in the Children’s Criminal Courts.


    Gareth, LLB graduated from Trinity College in 2002.


    Gareth joined Kelleher O’Doherty as a legal executive in 1999 before commencing his apprenticeship in the firm. Gareth qualified as a solicitor in 2006 and became a partner in the firm in 2008.


    Gareth has represented clients before the Residential Institutions Redress Board in respect of children in the care of the state and before the Private Residential Tenancies Board in relation to housing disputes.

    Gareth has wide experience in Judicial Review and illegal detention cases and has also advised newspapers and individuals in relation to defamation and libel proceedings.


    He is a member of the Irish Penal Reform Trust and has lectured in Criminal and Constitutional law, Child Law and Human Rights law.


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