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A2J Initiative at Fordham Law
Our society is facing a major crisis in access to justice.
Our Law School can make a difference.
The A2J Initiative focuses the collective public service energy of Fordham Law School and our community to ensure greater access to justice.
Equal justice lies at the core of our concerns as a service-oriented institution. Equal justice represents the bedrock of our constitutional democracy. When individuals cannot rely on the justice system to protect their most basic rights, they lose faith in their public institutions. They surrender trust. Greater access to justice will help restore trust in our justice system.
Fordham's A2J Initiative operates on three levels of engagement.