Who We Are

Lawyers Without Borders is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) corporation whose mission is to advance global rule of law, build capacity and integrity in the world’s justice sectors and support transitions and development. Our objective is to develop programs and materials that improve access to justice guided by a mandate of neutrality and independence.

Lawyers Without Borders (LWOB) is an independent, neutral organization with no political alignments and adheres to the highest ethical standards when working on projects and operating within foreign countries. We operate worldwide with activities governed from the US-based headquarters.

We work closely with lawyers, judges and members of the law enforcement community around the world to fulfill our mission through:

LWOB’s funding sources include foundation and government grants, financial and pro bono support from international law firms, corporations and NGOS as well as private donations.

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