Sparking Collaborations for Justice



The Justice Catalyst activates path-breaking approaches to social justice lawyering that have real-world impact and improve the lives of those denied access to justice.

The Justice Catalyst takes on social justice issues that fall between the cracks of traditional advocacy models, by connecting advocates with diverse specialties and applying a cross-disciplinary approach to the law.


Fellowship Opportunities

The Justice Catalyst administers one-year, potentially renewable, project-based fellowships for graduating law students, or students completing a post-graduation clerkship, to support innovative public interest work at non-profit organizations. Learn more and apply today!

Worth Rises Wins Major Victory in Battle for Prison Phone Justice

Worth Rises has just won a major victory in the battle for prison phone justice. Yesterday, industry behemoth Securus pulled out of its agreement to purchase ICSolutions. This transaction would have further consolidated the prison telecom industry and given Securus...

The 2019 Public Rights Project Fellowship Application is Now Live!

The application for the 2019-2021 cohort of the Public Rights Project Fellowship is now live until May 15 at 11:59 PM PST! For its 2019 fellowship class, Public Rights Project has partnered with the City of Detroit and Wisconsin Department of Justice. (To learn more...

ASAP-IRAP Announce New Litigation Initiative on Behalf of Migrants

The Asylum Seeker Advocacy Project (ASAP) and the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP), with the help of Justice Catalyst, are forming a partnership to bring litigation on behalf of asylum seekers and other forced migrants. They will bring cases on behalf...