Leesfield/AAJ Scholarship

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Leesfield/AAJ Scholarship 

Sponsored by AAJ and AAJ member Ira Leesfield, this scholarship awards $2,500 to a Law Student Member to subsidize attendance at AAJ’s Annual Convention. Available to first- and second-year AAJ Law Student Members.


Applications must include the following:

•    A resumé
•    A statement of financial need
•    A 500-word written request substantiating the applicant's commitment to preserving the civil
     justice system.
•    Up to three (3) recommendations from a faculty adviser, trial advocacy professor, dean, AAJ
     member, or trial lawyer; and
•    A completed form verifying your student status.

Download and print out the form

The application deadline has been extended to June 1, 2014!

Every applicant must be enrolled in an ABA accredited law school. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

 Send applications to:

American Association for Justice
Attn: Leesfield Scholarship
777 6th Street, NW
Suite 200
Washington, DC 20001
800-424-2725 x8612

The American Association for Justice
777 6th Street, NW, Ste 200 • Washington, DC  20001 • 800.424.2725 or 202.965.3500

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