State Plan Spotlight: NW Consumer Law Center’s 3-Pronged Approach

By Noah Samuels, Executive Director of the Northwest Consumer Law Center

The Northwest Consumer Law Center (NWCLC) zealously advocates, litigates, and promotes access to justice for low and moderate income clients, and through its education programs, empowers consumers with the …

The Alliance for Equal Justice Launches its New Website!

Thanks to the hard work and feedback from numerous people, this newly redesigned website will serve as an improved communications hub for Alliance members.

The primary audiences are Alliance members and anyone who is looking to learn more about and …

Why the Alliance

Everything we do within the Alliance for Equal Justice comes back to the people and communities we work with. We’re excited to share this video highlighting just a few of the powerful stories about clients we have worked with, illustrating …

We Are the Alliance!

Join us on this look back over the past 50 years of legal aid in Washington State and learn how the Alliance for Equal Justice became a leader in access to justice. Whether you have been doing this work for …

2017 Access to Justice Conference: Racing to Justice

By Francis Adewale, Spokane Public Defender and Access to Justice Board Member

“As nightfall does not come at once, neither does oppression. In both instances, there is a twilight when everything remains seemingly unchanged. And it is in such twilight

Congratulations to the 2017 Access to Justice Award Winners!

Each year the Access to Justice Board honors colleagues and partners who promote access to justice through their leadership, courage, and innovation by presenting Access to Justice Awards. The deserving individuals and organizations chosen this year were honored during the …

“So, what do you do?” Civil legal aid communications specialist leads ATJ Conference attendees in strategies for sharing the impact of our work

By Erin Lunde Keenan, Northwest Immigrant Rights Project

In today’s politically charged climate around issues of equity and justice, telling the story about our work and the need for civil legal aid has never been more important.

To address this …

State Plan for the Coordinated Delivery of Civil Legal Services Implementation

By Lindy Laurence, Access to Justice Board Member

Just over 18 months ago, the Access to Justice Board (ATJ Board) extended an invitation to the Alliance for Equal Justice (Alliance) and supporters to join us in developing a new State