Our Mission

We protect victims of domestic violence and improve the well-being of children living in poverty. With the help of volunteers, the Center provides free family law assistance and legal education to the poor. We strive to empower people in need and assure them meaningful access to the courts.
A cosponsored family law/ domestic violence project of Black Women Lawyers of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County Bar Association and Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles


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Assistant Director of Development The Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law (the Center) seeks a skilled, personable individual to serve as its Assistant Director of Development. As a key member of the Center’s fundraising team, the Assistant Director of Development will help the Center’s Executive Director and Board of Directors successfully raise and maintain financial
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Success Stories

MD0754Harriett Buhai Center Helps Heal Child’s Wounds

Jimmy’s Trauma Jimmy,*only 8 years old, clutched his stomach and fought the wave of nausea as he confided in the therapist and relived the mental images of his father hitting his mother over and over, punching his teenage brother and angrily calling his older sister names that he knew were bad. Back in counseling after
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What’s Going On at the Center

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