Lawyers Fund for Client Protection

What is the Lawyers Fund for Client Protection?

The Lawyers’ Fund for Client Protection is a method of reimbursing the public for losses caused by dishonest conduct committed by lawyers admitted to practice in this State.

The purpose of the Lawyers’ Fund for Client Protection is to promote public confidence in the administration of justice and the integrity of the legal profession by reimbursing losses caused by the dishonest conduct of lawyers admitted and licensed to practice law in the courts of this State occurring in the course of a lawyer-client or fiduciary relationship between the lawyer and the claimant.

Eligibility: See Lawyers Fund for Client Protection Rules below.

Lawyers Fund for Client Protection – Rules

Lawyers Fund for Client Protection – Application

Lawyers Fund for Client Protection – Annual Claims Paid