Providing Legal Support Services for Juvenile Clients

In collaboration with White & Case, BABSEACLE is organizing a training workshop for law students at Chiang Mai University, Thailand. Scheduled for July 6th and 7th, 2024, this event aims to equip participants with crucial skills in providing legal support services for juvenile clients while emphasizing ethics and professional responsibility.

Date: 6-7 July 2024

Organizers: White & Case and BABSEACLE

Location: Faculty of Law, Chiang Mai University, Chiang Mai, Thailand

Participants: Law students at Chiang Mai University

The training workshop aimed at equipping law students with essential skills in providing legal support services for juvenile clients. Organized by White & Case in collaboration with BABSEACLE, this workshop is a testament to our shared commitment to advancing legal education and promoting pro bono initiatives.

Topics 

  • Definition of a juvenile
  • Determining Who is the client
  • Initial Stages of Legal Assistance
  • Engaging with the juvenile client
  • Explaining the juvenile’s options
  • Building a Relationship with the juvenile Client
  • Working with trauma
  • Mock Interviews

In addition to practical skills, the workshop places a strong emphasis on ethics and professional responsibility. Participants will explore the ethical considerations essential in providing legal support to juvenile clients, ensuring that they are equipped not only with the necessary technical skills but also with a deep understanding of their ethical obligations as legal practitioners.

One of the highlights of this workshop is its emphasis on interactive teaching methods and hands-on experiences, ensuring that students not only gain theoretical knowledge but also practical insights into the complexities of working with juvenile clients. Through this interactive learning approach, participants will be better prepared to make a positive impact in the lives of vulnerable juvenile who require legal support. 

Contact:

For more information, contact BABSEACLE team at [email protected]