The Center for Juvenile Law and Policy (CJLP) is situated at Loyola Law School and houses three live-client in-house clinics providing direct representation. The CJLP brings public service, education, and advocacy together to improve the quality of legal services provided to indigent children in education proceedings and in the juvenile delinquency system. For over eleven years, the CJLP has facilitated access to justice for Los Angeles youth and promoted fairness, opportunity, and compassion for children in courts and in public schools. Recently, the Youth Justice Education Clinic (YJEC) received a generous grant from the Everychild Foundation to provide education advocacy to foster youth who may also be involved in the Los Angeles delinquency courts (
Founded in 1911, LMU is a premier Catholic university rooted in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions. Our enrollment includes 5,962 undergraduate, 2,129 graduate and 1,278 law school students. Our 142-acre bluff-top campus is located in West Los Angeles and is among the nation's most beautiful and green campuses.