We use cookies to give you the best possible online experience. If you continue, we'll assume you are happy for your web browser to receive all cookies from our website. See our Privacy & Cookie policy statement for more information on cookies and how to manage them.

Chief Executive

The Board’s Chief Executive is Mr John McDaid who was appointed to the role in December 2014. John joined the Board as a solicitor in 1993 and after a brief period working in Clondalkin Law Centre, he worked as a Managing Solicitor in Longford Law Centre, Navan Law Centre and in the Board's Refugee Legal Service in Dublin. In 2005 he took up a senior management role as the Professional Liaison Officer before becoming the Director of Civil Legal Aid, a position he held until his appointment as Chief Executive. John is a "designated public official" for the purpose of the Regulation of Lobbying Act 2015.