AAJ Evergreen Fund

Protect your practices and defend civil justice when you give through pledge-based contributions that are contingent on the success of your case.

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3 Simple Steps

Pledge a sum or percentage of your fees from a case. If and only if you are successful, fulfill your pledge.

1) Identify a case.

2) Make a pledge.

3) When you successfully resolve the case, complete your pledge.

Why Do Trial Lawyers Support the Evergreen Fund?

Hear from trial lawyer and AAJ member Laura Yaeger on the importance of AAJ's Evergreen Fund.

I support the Evergreen Fund because I have witnessed firsthand the important work AAJ does to protect our practice and our clients' rights. AAJ fights negligent Wall Street firms and large corporations to protect the SEC whistleblower program. AAJ tirelessly works to improve and enhance these important government programs to give people the courage to step forward.

Scott L. Silver Co-Chair AAJ’s Securities and Financial Fraud Group
Have questions?

AAJ staff have the answers and are here to help.  Contact us at 202.684.9592 or email Evergreen.Fund@justice.org  Contact Us.

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AAJ is a not-for-profit 501(c)(6) corporation. Therefore, dues and contributions paid to the American Association for Justice (AAJ) are not deductible as charitable contributions for income tax purposes. However, they may be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses subject to restrictions imposed as a result of AAJ’s lobbying activities. In 2024, AAJ estimates that the portion of dues, fees, and other similar amounts that it expects to receive are allocable to AAJ’s lobbying expenditures is 34%. Accordingly, 66% of fees, dues, and contributions to AAJ may be deducted as ordinary and necessary business expenses. Members should consult their tax advisor to confirm their eligible deductions.