FACT: 80% of the civil legal needs of the poor are not being met.
– The American Bar Association
The promise of equal justice is the promise of America. “With liberty and justice for all,” are words recited every day by our nation’s schoolchildren. It is a promise that has not been kept.
Equal Justice America puts law students and lawyers to work for legal aid programs across the country!
Who We Are
Equal Justice America is an independent 501(c)(3) corporation established in 1993… Learn more
What We've Done
Equal Justice America has sponsored fellowships for more than 5,500 law students… Learn more
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