Washington State Access to Justice Board

The Washington State Access to Justice Board was established by a Washington Supreme Court Order in 1994. Through its justice system partners and standing committees, it works to achieve equal access to the civil justice system for those facing economic and other significant barriers.

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The Access to Justice Board is collecting nominations for multiple awards recognizing the efforts of individuals or organizations that have played strategic, significant and courageous leadership roles in improving access to the justice system.  View the award descriptions and past recipients. Nominations are due by March 15, 2015, to Terra Nevitt at terran@wsba.org

View the newest Best Practices for Pro Bono Services in Washington

Now accepting applications for Cohort III of the Equal Justice Leadership Academy due Jan. 12, 2015.

The Access to Justice Board is inviting members of the civil equal justice community to submit workshop proposals for the 2015 Access to Justice Conference!

The Access to Justice Board is looking for an individual with a demonstrated commitment to equal justice to join its team. Learn about the open position and the application process to serve on the Access to Justice Board.

Access the 2014-2015 Board Priorities adopted by the Access to Justice Board on Sept. 12, 2014.

View an evaluation of the Board's first twenty years, authored by John A. Tull, July 2014.

Our 2014 Annual Report is online.

The recently revised 2014 Alliance Hallmarks are now available.

View the "Providing Access to Court Information in Electronic Form Best Practices" Final Report and Overview and Methodology.

Learn more about the Access to Justice Initiatives.

Other Resources

Looking for the next Access to Justice Board meeting? Schedule, materials and past minutes are online.

If you are looking for legal assistance or referrals, learn more about Finding Legal Help.

Please support the Campaign for Equal Justice.


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About the Access to Justice Board

Access to Justice Board Committees

Get involved with the work of the ATJ Board's volunteer committees.

Current Initiatives

Learn about our annual priorities

Key Documents

Governing documents and publications of the ATJ Board.