The Team is a teenage superhero team assigned to undertake covert operations on behalf of the Justice League.
The Team was based in Mount Justice, the original headquarters of the Justice League.Following the mountain's destruction, the Team briefly operated out of the Hall of Justice, before that too was destroyed. They then used a modified warehouse in Blüdhaven and STAR Labs Taos until the end of the Reach invasion, after which they operated from the Watchtower.
Aqualad, who had taken charge during the Cadmus incident, acted as the leader of the Team, though other members of the Team have acted as leader in situations where not all members are available for a mission. As time passed, the ranks grew as more members of the Justice League introduced their young protégés or other young heroes to the Team. Four years later, Nightwing became the new leader of the Team. Aqualad resumed leadership of the Team after his mission to infiltrate the Light ended