Documenting the life and career of Allan Shipley (b. 1945), Children's Law Specialist in the Policy Branch. Interview topics include: early education and career; call to the bar, 1976; first employment, Ministry of Attorney General; role of Policy Branch; ADAGs in charge of policy; Policy Branch culture; Attorney Generals served; Deputy Attorneys General; Children's Law Reform Act; Young Offenders Act implementation (Ontario); Family Law; reform of law of child support under federal Divorce Act; Change of Name Act; Freedom of Information Act; Staturtory Powers Procedure Act; work at OHIP-Kingston, secondment (1998- 2001). Interview conducted by Cynthia Smith. File includes six audio cassette recordings from a series of two interviews, a transcript with index (171 p.), and a copy of a release form.