Access to justice is a fundamental right.

“and Justice for all” is committed to providing free and low cost legal services to Utah’s most vulnerable citizens – people living in poverty, individuals with disabilities, veterans, seniors, minorities and victims of domestic violence.

Last year we helped

28,505 individuals gain access to these essential legal services

Protecting Children & Families from Abuse

Securing the immediate and long-term safety of families by obtaining protective orders and civil stalking injunctions through the courts.

Family Law

Stabilizing low-income families in crisis through assistance with domestic cases including divorce, custody, child support and visitation.

Disability Issues

Enforcing the laws that protect the rights of people with disabilities in education, abuse and neglect, accessibility, discrimination and access to service cases.

Meeting Basic Needs

Securing and protecting access to housing, food and utility assistance.

Protecting Vulnerable Adults & Children

Representing vulnerable citizens including low-income seniors over 60 years of age with guardianship defense, medical benefits, housing, and consumer matters.

Preserving Income & Health Care

Helping vulnerable individuals obtain and maintain primary sources of income and health care like Medicaid, Social Security and SSI.

Native American Issues

Assisting those with legal matters before the tribal courts.

Promoting Independence

Assisting people with education and employment matters, including access to vocational rehabilitation services.

Client Stories

Mary

Mary and her sons are safe and secure after turning to the Legal Aid Society for help.

Mary was 22 years old, 6 months pregnant, and had a 2-year-old son. Her husband had been keeping her isolated in their apartment for 3 years. He would not let her drive, have a cell phone, or go to prenatal checkups. He even
Kristine

With the help of Utah Legal Services, Kristine and ...

Kristine, a single-mother diagnosed with multiple sclerosis, and her young daughter diagnosed with neurofibromatosis
Staci

Staci asked, “Why should I be treated any ...

Staci Christensen, a woman with Down syndrome, was one of two plaintiffs in a class action lawsuit filed by The
Camila

Utah Legal Services helped Camila get the benefits ...

Camila, a farm worker legally working in the U.S., had a stroke as the result of a work accident. The stroke left her

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I want to express our deep gratitude to ALL our donors who helped AJFA weather this past year. We are especially grateful to our match sponsors who provided a 2-1 match for our end-of-year campaign--successfully tripling all the donations made. We more than exceeded our goal. YOU ARE ALL AMAZING! ...

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ALL PROCEEDS BENEFIT AJFA! The Trial Academy Boot Camp Series – The Academy of a Trial: The Rosenberg Spy Case – will be held January 12, 13, 14 from 11:00AM to 12:30PM via Zoom. This is a fantastic opportunity for young lawyers to learn what judges really want from trial lawyers while donating to a great cause! (See link to register in profile.) ...

YOU DID IT! You helped us raise $11,580 on #GivingTuesday for civil legal aid programs in Utah. We are blown away by the overwhelming generosity of our supporters who helped us exceed our goal. Thank you! #WayToGoWednesday ...

Happy #GivingTuesday, a global day of giving and unity. Please consider donating (link in profile) to help us reach our goal of $5,000 that will be used to provide free and low cost help with legal issues such as domestic violence, employment rights, evictions and public benefits. #legalaid ...

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