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Schiller DuCanto & Fleck Family Law Center

The Schiller DuCanto & Fleck Family Law Center focuses on teaching, research, law reform and community service in all areas of child and family law. Faculty and staff provide expertise on a broad range of legal issues affecting families throughout their life cycle, including:
  • Adoption
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Juvenile Justice
  • Disability
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Education
  • Elder Law
  • LGBTQ Family Issues
  • Sexual Exploitation

The center shares the university's dedication to serving diverse populations and varied families, and strives to:

  • Teach future generations the skills needed to enhance the practice of child and family law
  • Work with lawyers, judges and legislators to discover and promulgate best practices
  • Evaluate existing law
  • Partner with the community to serve diverse families

The Family Law Center is the result of a generous gift from the Schiller DuCanto & Fleck law firm.