Who We Are

The North Carolina Advocates for Justice is a nonpartisan association of legal professionals dedicated to protecting people’s rights. NCAJ provides continuing legal education aimed at enhancing the quality of the legal profession, works to improve access to the legal system, and advocates at the state legislature in the areas of criminal and civil justice. The third-largest trial lawyers association in the nation, NCAJ has served its members for over 50 years.

With 2,250 lawyer members throughout North Carolina and a vision focused on protecting people, preventing injustice and promoting fairness, NCAJ can be relied upon for nonpartisan, meticulously vetted endorsements through its PAC. Members of NCAJ are in a unique position to evaluate the quality and fairness of judges because as lawyers their job is to represent North Carolina’s citizens before those judges.