Alice Harrison BL M.Phil LLB is a practicing barrister and is the author of the The Special Criminal Court – Practice and Procedure (Bloomsbury Professional, 2019), with Ms Justice Una Ní Raifeartaigh and Michael Bowman SC as consultant editors. Her book won law book of the year at the 2021 Irish Law Awards and has been cited in the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court.
A lecturer in law at Maynooth University and the Hon. Society of King’s Inns, Alice specialises in the law of national security, criminal law, criminal procedure, and evidence. Alice has also worked previously with the Glencree Centre for Peace and Reconciliation as a consultant on Special Criminal Court establishment and procedure, as well as the law relating to national security and subversive organisations, during mediations with victims of the Northern Irish conflict.