Designated Public Officials

Catherine Pierse – Director of Public Prosecutions
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

Elizabeth Howlin – Deputy Director of Public Prosecutions (acting)
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

Pádraic Taylor – Head of Directing Division (acting)
with responsibility for leading the Directing Division in deciding whether there should be a prosecution on file submitted and directing any proceedings.
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

Helena Kiely – Chief Prosecution Solicitor
with responsibility for providing a solicitor service to the Director in all courts in Dublin and through the State Solicitors nationwide.
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

Gareth Henry – Deputy Chief Prosecutor (acting)
with responsibility for leading the Prosecution Support Services Division
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

Raymond Briscoe – Deputy Chief Prosecutor
with responsibility for leading a Unit within the Directing Division.
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

Noreen Landers – Deputy Chief Prosecutor
with responsibility for leading a Unit within the Directing Division.
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

Claire Galligan – Deputy Chief Prosecutor (acting)
with responsibility for leading a Unit within the Directing Division.
Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions

Brian O’Malley – Head of Corporate Services is the Nominated Official to liaise with the Standards in Public Office Commission.

Further information regarding the Regulation in Lobbying Act 2015 is available on the website www.lobbying.ie.