Legal Services Corporation

The Legal Services Corporation is the single largest funder of civil legal services in the nation. Established by Congress, LSC operates as an independent 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation that provides grants for high-quality civil legal assistance to low-income Americans. The grants are awarded to nonprofit legal aid programs in every state, the District of Columbia and U.S. territories. The legal aid programs address the civil legal needs of the elderly, veterans and military families, victims of domestic violence, people with disabilities, tenants and homeowners facing foreclosure or eviction, victims of natural disasters, and others.

VIDEO: LSC Board Meeting Panels Feature Jurists, Law Students Discussing Access to Justice & Legal Aid Technology

LSC's Board of Directors held their first quarterly meeting of the year on January 22-24, 2015 in Coral Gables, Florida. The meeting included panel discussions on access to justice, civil legal aid, and using innovative technology in the delivery of legal services.

Using Technology to Expand Access to Justice: A Showcase of LSC's Technology Initiative Grants