Access to Justice Committee

Jurisdiction

Support the State Bar's access to justice efforts by:

  • Developing and recommending proposals for proactive programs to benefit underserved populations, including the poor, racial and ethnic minorities, gender identity, juveniles, domestic violence survivors.
  • Supporting resources for civil legal aid programs.
  • Providing recommendations and support for the State Bar's pro bono legal services program.
  • Recommending John W. Cummiskey Award recipient.
  • Identifying the need for any workgroups to support the jurisdiction of the committee.
  • Conferring and coordinating regularly with the Access to Justice Policy, Affordable Services, and Online Legal Resource and Referral committees on common strategic goals.
  • Identifying possible collaborations to support the committee's jurisdiction.

2018-2019 Committee List

Annual Reports

2017-2018