The Texas Access to Justice Commission serves as the statewide umbrella organization for all efforts to expand access and reduce barriers to justice in civil legal matters for the poor.
FOCUS ON JUSTICE
Stories from the Frontlines
For millions of Texans, access to justice is more than a catch phrase. It’s how they keep their homes and their children. It’s what keeps them going.
Forms
Bridging the justice gap must include policies that help Texans help themselves. That’s why we advocate for easy-to-use forms that allow low-income Texans to handle simple legal matters when they can’t afford a lawyer.

ATJ In the News

What is the technology needed for access to justice? Read on for an analysis of the statistics and innovations leading the technology movement.

For Those Who Need It Most

James B. Sales Boots on the Ground Award recipient, Efrén Olivares, shares his childhood experiences as an immigrant that fuel his passion for pro bono.

...Those Who Cannot Afford Lawyers

Legal aid is essential if we are to truly have the rule of law. Legal aid lawyers exist to give the poor the same level of access to our courts as a person of means.