About Us

Mission Statement & Goals

The Center focuses on teaching, research, law reform, and community service. Specifically, we

  • Teach the next generation the skills to enhance the practice of family law.
  • Work with lawyers, judges, and legislators to discover and promulgate best practices.
  • Promote interdisciplinary approaches.
  • Annually fund 35 to 40 students to work with needy families.
  • Partner with communities to serve the needs of diverse children and families.

Contact Us

Barbara Hausman, Executive Director
bhausman@depaul.edu
P: 312-362-8117

Family Law