Need Help? (410) 625-9409

Building a just society

We pursue systemic change for social justice, economic and race equity, and fundamental human rights.

Action Alert

Worried about your home or job during the coronavirus pandemic?

COVID-19 has shaken the lives of Marylanders in many ways. Check out answers to frequently asked questions about workers' and tenants' rights.

Learn more

The Latest

news

Governor’s legal bill in unemployment benefits case exposes imbalance between who can afford justice and who cannot

In this op-ed, PJC attorney Sally Dworak-Fisher and Legal Director Debra Gardner call for Maryland to adopt a fee-shifting statute to level the playing field and help ensure justice isn't…

Read More
news

Thank you, Olivia!

Over the past year, we have been fortunate to have Olivia Sedwick on staff as the Francis D. Murnaghan, Jr. Appellate Advocacy Fellow. Olivia has made significant contributions to the…

Read More
news

Thanks to law firms for joining the PJC in building a just society

Thank you to the many law firms and individual lawyers who join the Public Justice Center in building just and equitable communities. Through your donations to our 2020-2021 Law Firm…

Read More
news

Addressing racial bias in landlord/tenant law and pretrial detention

The Public Justice Center and Coalition for a Safe and Just Maryland submit recommendations to the Maryland Judiciary Committee on Equal Justice

Read More
View All Latest