Date Chartered: 5/22/2007


The Section on Children & the Law promotes the communication and dissemination of ideas, interests, and activities among its members; fosters scholarship on legal issues surrounding children and the law, critical childhood jurisprudence, policy development, and curriculum development and teaching methodology for child-related courses; enriches the legal profession through greater awareness of child-related issues; promotes a greater diversity of perspectives within legal education; and makes recommendations to the Association on matters concerning children and the law.

Leadership   Listserv & Member-Only Content


Children and the Law Summer 2020 Newsletter (PDF)
Children and the Law Fall/Winter 2018 Newsletter (PDF)
Children and the Law Spring/Summer 2018 Newsletter (PDF)
Children and the Law Spring/Summer 2017 Newsletter (PDF)

Annual Meeting Programs


Main Program
Business Meeting
International Human Rights (Co-sponsored by Children and the Law)


Main Program
Family and Juvenile Law (Co-sponsored by Children and the Law)