Because of the breadth of public interest legal work we are involved in, Equal Justice Works is an ideal recipient of cy pres funds. Our programs provide legal services to hundreds of people in underserved communities nationwide.
Equal Justice Works is an Ideal Match for Cy Pres and Residual Funding
Recent Cy Pres Awards
How to Support Equal Justice Works
While it is ultimately up to the courts to determine whether the cy pres award or residual fund is fair and reasonable and if the recipient is appropriate, plaintiff and defense attorneys can each play an important role by recommending to the court that Equal Justice Works is an appropriate beneficiary.
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To learn more about how you can support Equal Justice Works through cy pres awards and other awards of residual funds, contact Steven Rice at firstname.lastname@example.org at 202-466-3686 ext. 130.
Special thanks to these individuals for the many contributions they make to our cy pres efforts: