Barrister-at-Law, The Bar of Ireland. Stephen is a junior counsel who specialises in the areas of wills and succession law, trusts and probate litigation. He regularly advises in relation to succession law in both the Circuit Court and High Court. He co-authors the Irish Wills and Probate Law Update for Bloomsbury Professional, and has contributed to the Irish Probate Law Journal. He has lectured in the area of Wills Trusts and Probate for a variety of professional bodies on probate practice.