Our people - Karen Sutton

Karen Sutton

Karen Sutton

Head of Faculty
Programme Director
Professional Law
Head of Faculty

Location: Dublin

Room: D203

Extension: 01-4163372

Development Activities

Academic Qualifications
BABL (1997), Dip Criminology (1999), Cert. Teaching Learning and Assessment (2010), MA in Higher Education (2013) and LL.M. (2017). Solicitor (Republic of Ireland, England and Wales), QFA
Professional Qualifications
Solicitor (Republic of Ireland, England and Wales) QFA


Karen is the Head of the Faculty of Law and Professional Law School at Griffith College. Karen started her career in a financial institution where she gained both financial and legal experience. Karen then went on to work for a number of legal practices and a professional education centre before moving onto teaching at third-level education.

Karen has lectured in Griffith College since 2011 on modules including Introduction to the Irish Legal System, Law of Torts, Conveyancing, Professional and Career Development and Employment Law. Karen has also tutored at Law Society of Ireland on both the Conveyancing and Civil Litigation modules.