Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Ceisteanna (290)

Shane Cassells

Ceist:

290. Deputy Shane Cassells asked the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform the expenditure incurred in respect of external legal fees in each year since March 2011, in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [32287/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Public)

I have set out in the table below the expenditure incurred in respect of external legal fees in my Department since March 2011.

Year

External Legal Fee Costs

2011

€0

2012

€89,773

2013

€143,394

2014

€144,784

2015

€209,848

2016

€599,315

2017

€333,463

2018

€148,361

2019 -> Present

€40,179