Senior barrister Diarmuid Phelan accused of assault during altercation in Wexford
A condition of bail is that the accused must have no contact, direct or indirect with the injured party.
Maria PepperWexford People
A senior barrister has appeared in court charged with assault causing harm in County Wexford on a date last year.
Law professor Diarmuid Phelan, also known as Diarmuid Rossa Phelan (53), with an address at Reedstown, Tacumshane, appeared before Judge John Cheatle on a charge of assaulting Kevin McHale at Reedstown, Tacumshane, on August 26, 2021, causing him harm, contrary to Section 3 of the Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person Act, in a case brought by Garda John Coughlan.
Sergeant Victor Isdell, for the prosecution, told the court that the DPP’s directions of April 19, were for summary disposal in the District Court.