Child Care Law

Child Care Law

With one of the largest Child Care Legal Teams in Ireland, we have specialised knowledge in the area of Child law that distinguishes us from our peers in the industry. We are a uniquely experienced provider of legal services to Tusla – The Child and Family Agency and its predecessors for over 40 years.

Our experienced team members are renowned for their expertise on legislative developments in child protection and welfare, protective measures for vulnerable witnesses, and cyber safety and data protection. We regularly provide training across these areas.

We represent several public bodies and advise on all matters relating to child care, juvenile justice, mental health legislation, assisted decision making and capacity and statutory duties and responsibilities, including many complex and sensitive child protection cases.

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+353 (0)21 4626900

Our Services

Codes of conduct
Juvenile justice
Mental health issues and capacity
Regulatory issues
Representation in Court including District Court, Circuit Court and High Court
Risk management
Statutory duties and responsibilities
Training for Tusla social workers and public body employees

Key Contacts

Our Full Team

David is a solicitor in CKT’s Family and Child Law departments. David has vast experience in advising clients in relation to all areas of family law and has represented clients at District, Circuit and High Court level.

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Michelle Cronin is a solicitor in our Child Care Team and practices predominantly in the area of child protection and welfare.

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