Just for Kids Law

Just for Kids Law

Grant: £100,000
November 9, 2016

This project is to enable YJLC,

  • Become a centre of legal excellence in youth justice law;
  • Improve standards of youth justice legal representation;
  • Ensure youth justice is recognised as a specialist area of law.

YJLC has developed six business streams:

  • Training Lawyers – by continuing to deliver youth justice legal training to barristers and solicitors;
  • Research – partner with academic institutions and other organisations to improve knowledge and understanding of youth justice legal issues;
  • Strategic Partnerships – develop relationships with academic institutions, commercial law firms and other partners to explore opportunities to provide training and work placements with us YJLC;
  • Youth Justice Conference – launch the first youth justice law conference to build a community of youth justice lawyers and raise the profile and status of youth justice law;
  • Youth Offending Team (YOT) Seminars – hold regional YOT Seminars to provide opportunities for YOTs and charity workers to improve their knowledge and understanding of youth justice law;
  • Subscription – launch online membership providing resources for youth justice professionals including regular legal updates, legal materials and toolkits, a discussion forum and online training.

Select by Objective

Select by Theme

Select by Tool

Select by Grantee

Select by Date






© 2013 - 2024 The Legal Education Foundation
Registered charity 271297 (England/Wales)