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Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

Washington, DC | http://lawyerscommittee.org
Joined in July 2000

About Us

The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law is one of the leading national civil rights legal organizations, with the principal mission of fighting racial discrimination faced by African Americans and other people of color. The Lawyers’ Committee was formed in 1963 at President John F. Kennedy's request to enlist the private bar’s leadership and resources in combating racial discrimination and the resulting inequality of opportunity – work that continues to be vital today.

The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights Under Law is one of the leading national civil rights legal organizations, with the principal mission of fighting racial discrimination faced by African Americans and other people of color. The…

Issue Areas Include

  • Civic Engagement
  • Community Development
  • Education
  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties
  • Legal Assistance

Location

  • 1500 K Street NW, Suite 900, Washington, DC 20005, United States

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