Welcome to the Human Rights Lawyers Association


The Human Rights Lawyers Association is open to all connected with the law and the legal profession who have an interest in human rights law in the United Kingdom.

The Association currently has over 2,000 members including solicitors, barristers, advocates, judges, government lawyers, legal academics, legal executives, in-house lawyers, pupils, trainees and law students.

We exist to increase knowledge and understanding of human rights and to aid their effective implementation within the UK legal framework and system of government.

To read the HRLA submission to the HRA Consultation please click here

Read more about us and our objectives and ethos here


Lord Kerr Essay Competition

Deadline 20 May 2022

HRLA Membership

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Free or subsidised for HRLA members


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HRLA believes in the promotion of the rule of law and the guarantee of human rights through law.