Awards & Recognition


I think Just for Kids Law is a most remarkable new kid on the block, an inspirational social invention in the law where innovation is rare”. Helena Kennedy QC

Just for Kids Law:

  • Achieved Centre of Excellence status from:London Legal Support Trust
  • Winner Halsbury award 2015  ‘Law in the Community’ category
  • Winner of 2010 Legal Aid Firm/Not for Profit Award at the Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year Awards
  • Recipient of high commendation by Longford Trust 2010

Executive Director Shauneen Lambe:

  • Selected for the Eisenhower Fellowships Women’s Leadership Program 2015
  • Selected as  one of the 67 ‘Change Makers’ invited to take part in the 67 Change Makers: Festival of Love 2015
  • Shortlisted for 2013 Liberty’s Human Rights Lawyer of the Year
  • Shortlisted for 2012 Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year
  • Nominated for 2012 Addidi Inspiration Award
  • 2013 Ashoka Fellow
  • 2012 NESTA/The Observer’s ‘Britain’s New Radicals’
  • 2011 Shackleton Leader
  • 2010 World Economic Forum Young Global Leader

Programmes Director Aika Stephenson:

  • Selected as  one of the 67 ‘Change Makers’ invited to take part in the 67 Change Makers: Festival of Love 2015
  • 2014 Aika was named as one of Britain’s top 50 part time executives in the Timewise Power List
  • Winner of 2006 Young Legal Aid Lawyer of the Year