Abbie Starker is a 2022-2023 Justice Catalyst Fellow co-creating healing alternatives to the criminal legal system with the Center for Restorative Justice at Suffolk University.
Justice Catalyst supports broad, sustainable efforts to fill the access to justice gap. We seek out scalable models of pro-worker, pro-consumer, pro-enforcement legal practice and support their expansion and growth.
The access to justice gap is addressed not only by legal aid, but by mass arbitration, by class actions, and by public enforcement. Creative thinking and innovative legal work can redress power imbalances with a modicum of justice and accountability, and can mitigate the legal system’s tendency to reproduce power, and serve the interests of the wealthy.
A collaboration between People’s Parity Project, the Systemic Justice Project, and Justice Catalyst announces a COVID-19 Rapid Reaction/Systems Summer Institute, which will employ law students in full-time (or volunteer part-time) summer legal fellowships, working with legal and law-related organizations on
Gerstein Harrow LLP is a boutique litigation firm specializing in civil rights cases, complex issues and appeals, and novel crypto consumer protection matters.
Impact Fund supports social justice for marginalized commmunities through impact litigation, grants, and training events.
Public Counsel specializes in delivering pro bono legal services.
The Systemic Justice Project, a Justice Catalyst Partner, is hosting a zoom webinar series on “Systemic Lawyering in Times of Crisis” on Tuesdays from 12-1pm EST.