Book a free legal advice appointment

We provide free legal advice clinics in Ireland in the areas of employment, equality, social welfare, housing, family, children’s law and environmental justice. General queries are also welcome.

Please note, our legal advice clinics are fully booked for the month of July. We will be taking new enquiries for August from July 29th onwards.


What are our opening hours?

Monday-Friday 9:30am-5:00pm.

Need help resolving a dispute?

Visit our mediation services section to learn how we can help.


If you are an advocacy organisation, visit our membership scheme section to learn more

About us.

Community Law & Mediation (CLM), previously known as Coolock Community Law Centre, was established on 1 April 1975, as the first, independent, community-based law centre in Ireland. In 2012, we opened a second community law centre in Limerick.

CLM works to empower individuals experiencing disadvantage through:

Free legal information, advice and representation in the areas of employment law, housing and homelessness, social welfare, family law, child law and environmental justice; Free mediation and conflict coaching; Information, training and education; and Advocating for Change