Legal services

Coram has consistently championed children’s rights since our establishment in 1739.

Coram crestCoram Children’s Legal Centre (CCLC) promotes and protects the rights of children in the UK and internationally in line with the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

CCLC provides free legal information, advice and representation to children, young people, their families, carers and professionals, as well as international consultancy on child law and children’s rights.

“Coram has always been at the forefront of championing children’s rights” – HH Judge Robin Tolson QC, Designated Family Judge at the Central Family Court

Find out more about Coram’s legal services

For technical expertise or research on the rights of children & young people, visit Coram International

Visit Coram’s Child Law Advice Service for a range of child related legal advice & information

Coram Children’s Legal Centre’s Legal Practice Unit covers community care, immigration and asylum, family (children) and education

LawStuff provides young people with free information about their legal rights

The Independent Review Mechanism provides those who have been to a fostering or adoption panel with the opportunity to be reviewed by an independent panel 

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