The Criminal Courts of Justice has won the Public Choice Award of the Irish Architecture Awards.

Peter McGovern from Henry J Lyons Architect produced the winning design of the building.

55 projects were shortlisted for the Public Choice Award.

The shortlist included buildings such as Eircom HQ, Heuston South Quarter, Heberton - Fatima Mansions Regeneration, Athlone Army Memorial, Burlington Plaza and the Redevelopment of Newry Railway Station.