Organization

Appalachian Citizens' Law Center

Joined in October 2012

About Us

The Appalachian Citizens’ Law Center is a nonprofit law firm that fights for justice in the coalfields by representing coal miners and their families on issues of Black Lung and mine safety and by working with grassroots groups and individuals to protect the land and people from misuse and degradation caused by extractive industries. The Center handles individual cases and engages in strategic litigation and policy work in the areas of mine safety and health, environmental protection and sustainable energy.

The Appalachian Citizens’ Law Center is a nonprofit law firm that fights for justice in the coalfields by representing coal miners and their families on issues of Black Lung and mine safety and by working with grassroots groups and…

Areas of Focus Include

  • Environment
  • Human Rights & Civil Liberties
  • Legal Assistance
  • Rural Areas

Location

317 Main St, Whitesburg, KY 41858