Una Woods, author of Irish Conveyancing Law with JCW Wylie, graduated with a BCL from University College Cork in 1995. She was awarded an LLM in Human Rights and Discrimination Law by Queens University Belfast in 1996. She qualified as a solicitor in 1999 and was awarded the Findlater Scholarship by the Law Society of Ireland. She is an external examiner for the National University of Ireland, Galway. In November 2006 she was appointed by the Minister for Justice as a member of the Property Registration Authority. She is the Irish respondent to the Trento Common Core Project on the Transfer of Immoveables. She is currently a lecturer in the University of Limerick, specialising in Land Law.