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Law Firms Who Gave to the 2019 Campaign
“AND JUSTICE FOR ALL” addresses the needs of disadvantaged Utahns by providing civil legal aid in cases that impact basic needs – safety, housing, income, health insurance, family and access to services. Last year, this collaborative effort helped 28,505 Utahns obtain legal assistance in the following areas:
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.
Stabilizing low-income families in crisis through assistance with domestic cases including divorce, custody, child support and visitation.
Enforcing the laws that protect the rights of people with disabilities in education, abuse and neglect, accessibility, discrimination and access to service cases.
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.
Assisting people with education and employment matters, including access to vocational rehabilitation services.
Meeting Basic Needs
Securing and protecting access to housing, food and utility assistance.
Native American Issues
Assisting those with legal matters before the tribal courts. 34 clients served.