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Senior Management Team

The Council is supported by a complement of staff.

The Executive team are:  

David A. Lavery CB

 Chief Executive

Peter O'Brien

Deputy Chief Executive (Practice)

Alison Grundle

Head of Member Services

Darren Patterson

Head of Professional Development

Doctor Patricia O'Lynn

Head of Policy and Engagement

Laura McCullough

Head of Professional Conduct


The Senior Officers are:

Ann McMahon

Head of Practice & Procedure

Claire McNamee

Conveyancing & Non-Contentious Practice Lead

Christopher Houston

Head of Finance

Paul O’Connor

Head of Communications

Fiona Dowds

Head of People and Organisational Development

 Brian Carson

Head of AML Policy

Katrina Gambold 
Knowledge Services Lead

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