We Fuel Equal Justice

The Legal Foundation of Washington invests in programs and strategies that make our state a fair and just place to live.
Since 1984, LFW has distributed $175 million to Washington’s legal aid community.

The Legal Foundation of Washington is a non-profit created by the Washington Supreme Court to build support for civil legal aid across the state.

Blog: LFW Financial Report: July – September 2016

The IOLTA (Interest of Lawyer’s Trust Accounts) program has seen a continuation of increased deposits and flat interest rates during the third quarter of 2016. IOLTA revenue for the period (July – September) totaled $558,353, a 12% increase ...

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We're Hiring!

LFW's fundraising office has two openings: Development Coordinator for the Campaign for Equal Justice team and Endowment Coordinator with Endowment for Equal Justice. See our Employment Opportunities page for more details.

2015 Impact Report

We are pleased to announce the release of our 2015 Impact Report! In 2015, more than 5,000 supporters contributed to our Campaign for Equal Justice, and we distributed a total of $12.3 million in grants to legal aid providers across our state. Thanks to your contributions, our grantees served more than 30,000 individuals and families facing urgent civil legal issues.