Family & Child Law Program

Navigate the complex and rewarding field of family, child, and elder law.

This comprehensive, interdisciplinary program offers engaging classes, practical skills training through clinics and externships, and policy and research writing opportunities for law students interested in representing and advocating for children, women, men, and the elderly when they are at the most vulnerable.


Gain invaluable experience advocating for children and families, or representing survivors of domestic abuse and assault in clinics and field placements offered though the Family and Child Law program.

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Our experienced faculty wrote the books (literally!) on the topic of family and child law.

The core family law curriculum taught at law schools across the country was written by the professors you will engage with daily in the Family and Child Law Program.

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Oregon Law’s Family and Child Law program prepares students with the knowledge and practical skills necessary to support the complex needs of children and families.

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