As a home for pro bono, public interest, and social justice activities, the Access to Justice Institute (ATJI) prepares students for a lifetime in law in furtherance of social justice.

Through collaborative student, school, and community partnerships, ATJI develops programs for students to effect social change for underserved and marginalized communities, supports students and alumni exploring or pursuing public interest and social justice careers, builds a community of equal justice-minded advocates and leaders within the law school and beyond.

News & Events

Stan Perkins and incubator attorneys

Incubator Program welcomes seven new attorneys for 2022

Participants build solo and small law practices with mentorship and other support for one year.

Pro Bono Programs for Law Students

ATJI connects Seattle U Law students with pro bono opportunities.

Public Interest and Social Justice

Get involved in programs and events in the law school and beyond to deepen your understanding of important issues

Public Interest careers

Tap into resources and support so you can lay the groundwork to pursue a rewarding career path

Community resources

Information and resources for individuals and organizations working in the public interest

Contact us

Access to Justice Institute


 901 12th Avenue, Sullivan Hall Suite 313 Seattle, WA 98122-1090