Non-profit

Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

Website:

lawyerscommittee.org

Location:

WASHINGTON, DC

Tax ID:

52-0799246

Tax-Exempt Status:

501(c)(3)

Budget (2016):

Revenue: $10,786,953
Expenses: $7,190,733
Assets: $12,190,176

The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights under Law, or simply The Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights or Lawyers’ Committee, is a civil rights organization founded in 1963 at the request of President John F. Kennedy. The Committee aides in procuring pro-bono legal assistance on high profile cases in the areas of housing discrimination, racial discrimination, affirmative action, and gender discrimination.

Directors, Employees & Supporters

  1. James Joseph
    Baord Co-Chair
  2. Adam Klein
    Co-Chair
  3. Kristen Clarke
    President and Executive Director
  4. Barbara Arnwine
    Former Executive Director
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Nonprofit Information

  • Accounting Period: December - November
  • Tax Exemption Received: November 1, 1963

  • Available Filings

    Period Form Type Total revenue Total functional expenses Total assets (EOY) Total liabilities (EOY) Unrelated business income? Total contributions Program service revenue Investment income Comp. of current officers, directors, etc. Form 990
    2016 Dec Form 990 $10,786,953 $7,190,733 $12,190,176 $4,025,553 N $10,495,229 $283,203 $78,689 $729,805
    2015 Dec Form 990 $4,649,013 $8,399,120 $8,085,315 $3,557,905 N $4,494,325 $288,611 $118,920 $1,439,026 PDF
    2014 Dec Form 990 $6,867,095 $9,191,272 $10,131,534 $1,709,629 N $6,459,626 $690,932 $117,584 $1,006,657
    2013 Dec Form 990 $14,636,560 $8,077,307 $12,272,242 $1,659,731 N $14,482,461 $301,585 $43,121 $1,073,389 PDF
    2012 Dec Form 990 $7,297,694 $7,947,354 $5,387,641 $1,433,549 N $7,293,432 $153,041 $34,410 $1,148,232 PDF
    2011 Dec Form 990 $6,552,998 $6,498,674 $5,787,923 $1,245,693 N $6,130,069 $517,346 $61,103 $1,140,322 PDF

    Additional Filings (PDFs)

    Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law

    1401 NEW YORK AVE NW
    WASHINGTON, DC 20005-2102