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LSC acknowledges the generous support of the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, and the Reynolds Family Foundation for funding for this study.

Funders do not determine the research findings of LSC research projects.

LSC would also like to acknowledge NORC at the University of Chicago for conducting the 2021 Justice Gap Measurement Survey using its probability-based AmeriSpeak® Panel.

Project Team

Sarah John, SJ Democracy Research
Project manager and data analyst

Mary C. Slosar, Slosar Research
Writer and research consultant

Legal Services Corporation
Daniel Bernstein
Bristow Hardin
Ronk├ę Hughes
Lynn Jennings
Jordan Layton
James Scruggs
Holly Stevens

Report Design

Dino Stoneking, Stoneking Studios

Suggested Citation

Legal Services Corporation. 2022. The Justice Gap: The Unmet Civil Legal Needs of Low-income Americans. Prepared by Mary C. Slosar, Slosar Research LLC. Unless specifically noted, all information contained herein is in the public domain and may be used and reprinted without special permission. Citation of this source is required.

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