About Deirdre Heney

Deirdre Heney has been elected a Councillor to Dublin City Council on five occasions.  She ran in two General Elections and is a candidate for Fianna Fáil in the upcoming General Election. She is a Solicitor. She was called to the Bar in 2008 following which Deirdre practiced as a Barrister for six years. Deirdre Heney is currently employed by Fianna Fáil as a Legislative Drafter and was previously employed by the Party as a Parliamentary Assistant. She began her career working for Aer Lingus and Aer Rianta.

A summary of Deirdre Heney’s CV


  1. Animal Welfare »

  2. Dementia Inclusivity »

  3. Economic Development and Enterprise »

  4. Environment »

  5. Equality for Women in Sport »

  6. Housing »

  7. Planning »