Last week Mr. Evan Fitzgerald was presented with this award by Arthur cox Solicitors, at their offices in Dublin. Evan won the award on the basis of his excellent academic results which he
Coupled with extensive participation in the life of UL. Evan studies Law and Economics as a Law Plus student and achieved a strong QCA in both first and second year, finishing those years
with a QCA of 3.76 and 3.4 respectively. In addition, Evan has a huge interest in traditional Irish music, and has been a member of the UL Music Society, has taught music for the past number of years, and
successfully competed in the All-Ireland Fleadh, with a group and also as a soloist.
Aside from his studies and music, Evan has supported events on campus, including workshops, seminars, and
guest visits amongst others, especially Law Society events. While on Co-Op, Evan volunteered with the Mercy Law Centre and
Focus Ireland and attended weekly clinics to give free legal advice to people who are homeless or
at immediate risk of becoming homeless.
Congratulations Evan on winning this superb Arthur Cox prize.