About The MAJDC

Located at the University of Richmond School of Law, the Mid-Atlantic Juvenile Defender Center is a 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization that seeks to change the culture of juvenile justice by ensuring excellence in juvenile defense and promoting justice for all children in the District of Columbia, Maryland, Puerto Rico, Virginia and West Virginia. We are a regional affiliate of the National Juvenile Defender Center in Washington, D.C.


Melissa Coretz Goemann
Children’s Law Center
University of Richmond School of Law
28 Westhampton Way
Richmond, VA 23173
Phone: (804) 287-6468
Fax: (804) 287-6489