Brother of Patrick. Scourge of proper judges.
Telling them earlier:
“In general, it seems to me that most judges would be upset this morning at going into court thinking that the public regards them as having a heightened sense of self-entitlement and concern about their status in society.”
Heightened sense of entitlement?
Status in society?
Like this chap, m’lud?
A BROTHER of the governor of the Central Bank lobbied former Taoiseach Bertie Ahern and the late Brian Lenihan for a key judicial role in Europe with an annual salary of €228,000.
Ed Honohan wanted to become Ireland’s judge at the European Court of First Instance (ECFI).
…the Government admitted there was nothing to stop lobbying for judicial appointments for the bench here or in Europe. But added it would immediately review the situation.
Brother of bank chief lobbied for top EU judge role (Dearbhail McDonald, Irish Independent, July 4, 2011)
Earlier: Master And Servant