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Loan Repayment Assistance

Loan repayment assistance programs ("LRAPs") and loan forgiveness programs have emerged as a solution for relieving the debt burden of some law graduates

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Limited Scope Representation

Resources for Access to Justice Commissions on Limited Scope Representation, which refers to the concept of a lawyer agreeing with a client to handle only some part(s) of the client's legal matter

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Self-Represented Litigants

Access to Justice Commissions are well placed to identify and address the needs of self-represented litigants, programs that support self-represented litigants, and the court systems

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Messaging and Communications

Resources to help Access to Justice Commissions be effective ambassadors for the mission of civil legal aid, and for the broader concept of promoting fundamental fairness in our civil justice system

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Pro Bono Resources

Key pro bono resources for Access to Justice Commission members and stakeholders

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Right to Counsel

States' research reports detailing existing authority for appointment of counsel in various types of civil proceedings

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Justice for All

ATJ Commissions and legal aid providers can work jointly to ensure that the legal aid system functions well. This page's resources provide background and insight on some issues affecting the legal aid infrastructure

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