Legal aid helped Rose obtain a permanent stalking protective order against her abusive ex partner, as well as gain sole custody of her daughter. Rose and her family are now safe. Read more about Rose and others who were helped by legal aid.
Justice is a Right,
CEJ Lane County Virtual Trivia
Due to the COVID pandemic, in lieu of an in-person luncheon this year, the Lane County steering committee has chosen to hold a virtual trivia event! Vie for acclaim and prizes* while supporting a good cause! Lane County steering committee co-chairs Todd Johnston and Ross Williamson will be your trivia jockeys and quiz the whole …
CEJ Marion-Polk Virtual Trivia
The Marion-Polk region held CEJ’s first ever virtual trivia event on September 24. About 60 people gathered on Zoom and vied for acclaim and prizes while supporting legal aid. Laf-Off winner Sarah Lowe quizzed the group with challenging general knowledge trivia questions and kept them laughing despite technical glitches. The trivia winners for the night …
CEJ Stands in Solidarity with the Black Community
The board and staff of the Campaign for Equal Justice stand in solidarity with the Black community. We denounce the brutal killing of George Floyd and all Black, Indigenous, and other People of Color (BIPOC) at the hands of the police and others who oppress them, whether in Minnesota, Oregon or anywhere in our nation. …
29th Annual Awards Luncheon
CEJ’s 29th Annual Awards Luncheon Thanks to the 400+ members of the Oregon legal community who joined us for our 29th Annual Awards Luncheon on February 20! With the COVID-19 pandemic and adjusting to our new work-from-home environment, we have been focused on more immediate needs and recently realized that we had neglected to post …
CEJ Staff Working Remotely
During this extraordinary global pandemic, CEJ staff are working remotely in order to help curb the spread of COVID-19. We are adjusting to virtual meetings and the logistics of remote work, but we are able to help our supporters with anything you might need. We are responding to both voice mails and e-mails, so please …
Laf-Off: Oregon’s Premier Lawyer Comedy Event!
On October 25, 2019, about 300 members of the Oregon legal community gathered to witness Oregon’s Premier Lawyer Comedy Club Event: Laf-Off! Nine lawyer comedians vied for fabulously decorated rubber chicken awards. With such talented comedians, we wish that everyone could have taken home a chicken, but these were the ultimate winners: EARLY SHOW: Most …
You & Legal Aid Helped Clara
After Clara's abuser sent her to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, legal aid helped keep her and her son safe and in their home.
You & Legal Aid Helped Emily
Emily's husband was violent and the violence was escalating. Legal aid helped guide Emily through the restraining order process.
You & Legal Aid Helped Steve
When "Steve's" landlord shut off the boiler, leaving all the tenants without heat for eight months, legal aid helped them assert their rights.