New DPP announced for Queensland

wig 1Congratulations to Michael Roderick Byrne QC who was this month appointed as Queensland’s new Director of Public Prosecutions.

Mr Byrne QC has enjoyed a long and distinguished career as a prosecutor, commencing his legal career with the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions in 1988.

He was appointed Deputy Director in 2010 and has been acting Director since June this year.