Murray, Karen

Assistant Professor (Room 2.18)


Karen Murray BA(BUI) (Law), LL.B (NUIG), LL.M(QUB), Barrister-at-Law (King's Inns).



  • Karen is the co-author of EU Data Protection law (Bloomsbury Professional 2018) and Information Technology Law in Ireland (2nd ed.,Tottel Publishing, 2007) .  She is also the co-author of IT Law in the European Union which was published by Sweet & Maxwell (London) in 1999. She has a particular interest in data protection, copyright law and IT law in the workplace. As well as lecturing in this area she has had papers published in both academic and practitioner journals including the Bar Review, The Irish Law Times and the Law Society Gazette.  

Modules Taught

  • Employment Law
  • Business Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Information Technology Law

Research Publications 

Published International Journal Articles


Book Chapters

  • Murray, Karen (1999) "Data Protection". In: Practical Employment Law. Round Hall Thomason, Dublin. ISBN 9781858001364.


Conference Presentations

  • Murray, Karen, Legal Q & A, WEB Ireland, November 16th - December 20th 1999.
  • Murray, Karen, Legal Q & A, WEB Ireland, July 16th - August 20th 1999.
  • Murray, Karen, Liability of Service Providers,, July 1999.
  • Murray, Karen, Allocating Internet Domain Names,, April 1999.

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