Ammi Burke v. An Adjudication Officer and the Workplace Relations Commission and Arthur Cox LLP [2021]

Posted In: Case Law
  • Decision Number
    IEHC 667
  • Legal Body
    High Court of Ireland (IEHC)
  • Type of Claim / Jurisdiction
    Unfair Dismissal, Tribunal Practice, Procedures and Jurisdictional Issues
Issues covered: Administration of Justice; Unfair Dismissal; Judicial review proceedings

Introduction

This judicial review matter concerned a challenge to the handling of an unfair dismissal claim by an Adjudication Officer of the Workplace Relations Commission (“WRC”). Simons J. provided a robust judgment, dismissing the Applicant’s challenges in their entirety and making salient and more widely-applicable findings regarding the application of the Supreme Court judgment in Zalewski v. An Adjudication Officer [2021] IESC 24, [2021] 32 E.L.R. 213; the administration of justice; and the appropriate use of judicial review proceedings.

Background

On 31 January 2020, the Applicant brought an unfair dismissal claim against the Respondent before the WRC. The claim had had been

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This article is correct at 15/11/2021
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