McCracken was educated at The High School, Dublin, University of Dublin and King's Inns Dublin. He became a barrister in 1957 and a senior counsel in 1975. Brian McCracken was appointed a High Court judge in 1995 and was elevated to Ireland's Supreme Court in 2002. His in-depth expertise in the field of intellectual property law was widely recognised but he also had expertise in both chancery and commercial law. Wikipedia*
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Brian McCracken has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2012 Call-In.