In 2018, the Child Law Project was established as a company limited by guarantee. The company is registered with the Companies Registration Office under the name of ‘CCLRP CLG’ (625385). The company trades as ‘Child Law Project’ and prior to 2022 it was known as ‘Child Care Law Reporting Project’.
The Board of Directors comprises:
|Noeline Blackwell, (Chair) CEO, Dublin Rape Crisis Centre and former Director General of Free Legal AdviceCentres (FLAC)|
|Mrs Justice Catherine McGuinness, former Supreme Court judge and President of the Law Reform Commission.|
|Dr Geoffrey Shannon, a child law expert and former Government’s Special Rapporteur on Child Protection. Chair of the Adoption Authority of Ireland;|
|Dr Carol Coulter, Executive Director of the Project, attends meetings of the Board and acts as its Secretary. She is former Legal Affairs Editor of the Irish Times and ran the Pilot Project on Family Law Reporting for the Courts Service in 2006/2007.|