ARMM law students simulate ordinance making.

On October 2, Mindanao State University Legal Aid Clinic (MSULAC) reconvened the participants of 1st ARMM Law Students Congress for another workshop in Marawi City, this time about parliamentary procedure application on local legislation. During the one day workshop, four draft ordinances were...Read More

CDO volunteers bring street law to children

On November 10, volunteers of Liceo Legal Aid Clinic (LiLAC) and USG alumni introduced the street law program to 130 children at Tahanan ng Kabataan in Cagayan de Oro City. The children comprised those in conflict with the law, orphans and abandoned children from nearby orphanage.Street law...Read More

USAIR reaches summit in Manila

Six months following its launch, the United States Alumni for Institutional Reform on Good Governance and Transparency (USAIR) project culminated on September 22 at US Embassy Manila, which brought 60 participants from across Luzon together again to share the outcome of their community initiatives...Read More

60 students in Iligan City complete Street Law Program

Following its launch six months ago, the Street Law program finally ended on September 10-11 at Opol, Misamis Oriental, to showcase the community projects of 60 participants from Iligan City National High School, in the presence of their facilitators and program organizers. During the two-day...Read More

MSULAC kicks off Law Students Congress

On September 25, Mindanao State University Legal Aid Clinic (MSULAC) officially launched its Law Students Congress (LSC) at its campus in Marawi City, which brought together local legislators and advocates of community involvement to discuss some of the legal challenges in Marawi City. The one day...Read More

American Muslim encourages tolerance in Mindanao

On August 16, Dr. Azizah Y. Al-Hibri, founder of a US-based NGO, KARAMAH: Muslim Women Lawyers for Human Rights and professor emerita at T.C. Williams School of Law, University of Richmond, visited Iligan City and met with members of Muslim community to exchange views on a wide range of issues...Read More

Green sentinels meet on National Heroes day

“Be the change that you want to see…”On National Heroes day, more than 40 environmental advocates from across Mindanao convened in Cagayan de Oro city for the United States Alumni for Institutional Reform – Environment (USAIR) summit to showcase the outcome of their projects and discuss ways to...Read More

BulSULAC receives mentoring from American lawyer

On April 28, American lawyer, Prof. Jack Van Doren, a visiting professor to Royal College of Law and Economics in Phnom Penn, Cambodia, made a side trip to Bulacan State University and provided mentoring session with volunteers of its legal aid center. During the one day session, the institutional...Read More

Japanese lawyers meet peers in Bulacan

Japanese lawyers from Lawyers Network for Foreigners and members of Foreign Nationals and International Service Section of Tokyo Public Law on May 28 visited Bulacan State University and met their Filipino counterparts and volunteers of Bulacan State University Legal Aid Center (BulSULAC) to...Read More

ToT for Street law kicks off in Mindanao

Fifteen public school teachers from Iligan City National High School (ICNHS) underwent the Training of Trainers (ToT) for US Embassy-sponsored “Street Law Program: Empowered Youth, Safe Communities” on April 20-22 in Opol, Misamis Oriental. The program was designed to simplify basic laws for...Read More


Is an Non-Government Organization Catering Youth Services


Liceo Legal Aid Center (LiLAC) doing business under the name and style of Center for Alternative Lawyering of Liceo is the legal aid center of Liceo de Cagayan University, a privately owned university based in Cagayan de oro City. The group is composed of law students, alumni of the College of Law of the University, and lawyers who are passionate in the practice of alternative lawyering. LiLAC is guided by its vision of a holistic formation of law students committed to the transformation of society by promoting justice, empowerment, unity and peace, through helping the marginalized sector of the depressed areas here in Mindanao, in the Philippines and in the world. While the group was registered only this year with the Securities and Exchange Commission, it has been providing services to marginalized communities in partnership with NGOs for more than 8 years now. LiLAC has more than 50 members, 15 of whom are taking the active role of running the group’s activities.


The Mindanao State University Legal Aid Clinic or Mindanao SULAC for brevity, is the Legal Aid Clinic of Mindanao State University College of law. It is the first and currently the only one of its kind to be established in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM). It strives to cater the legal needs of the underprivileged and/or indigent clients of the Region and to help promote the proper administration of justice as a key to lasting peace in the region and in the country as a whole.

Office Address: 1F MSU College of Law Bldg.,
MSU Main Campus, Marawi City 9700 Philippines
Contact details:
Mobile No.: (+63) 907 336 7762



The Notre Dame university is a Catholic Institution in Cotabato City run by the Oblates of Mary Immaculate and member of the Notre Dame Educational Association Philippines.The Notre Dame University Legal Aid Center started sometime in 2009. Its members are the officially enrolled students of NDU-College of Law.

The following are the official pages and e-mail address of the group:


The Palawan Cradle of Rights is a unified composition of law students from Palawan State university school of Law, established last August 26, 2013 after the culminating activity of the Basic Orientation Seminar by the US Embassy in partnership with the MYVC.

Through our linkages and with the help of the different Government and Non-government organizations we aim to provide free access to people who need legal assistance.


The University of Mindanao Legal Aid Network (ULAN) is a non-stock, non-profit, and service institution of the University of Mindanao. As a service institution, it provides legal assistance, advocates human rights and social justice, and facilitates the formation of law students for alternative lawyering. It consists of law students and alumni of the College of Legal Education of the University of Mindanao committed to provide an adequate and greater access to justice of the community through its programs.


The CENTRO ADVOCACIA LEGAL is organized exclusively for charitable, socio-cultural and educational purposes, more specifically to serve the needs of the marginalized communities specifically children and youth and the minorities in Zamboanga City through Legal Aid Assistance and Human Rights Based Advocacies.