The Free Syrian Lawyers Association is a non-profit non-governmental civil society organization that was established in 2012 and is officially licensed by the Turkish government.
The Association is focused with delivering legal assistance, particularly to the most needy,
The Association aspires to increase knowledge and legal culture of all segments of society via its different activities in an effort to empower the civil society legally and humanely to construct a strong foundation for establishing a society and the state of law and justice.
The Association focuses on a wide range of initiatives in pursuit of long-term justice that leads to long-term peace, and the organization’s programs and initiatives target the following topics:
Since its foundation, the Association has attempted to offer the technical and training assistance required for the governance of councils, civil regulatory entities, and non-governmental organizations (NGOs).
It promotes the ideals of justice, human rights, and active citizenship through its programs, as well as in-depth and transparent community dialogues, conflict resolution through arbitration mechanisms, civic peace-building, and networking at the national and local levels.