About the ABOTA Foundation



Our Mission

The mission of the Foundation of ABOTA is to support the purposes of the American Board of Trial Advocates to preserve the constitutional vision of equal justice for all Americans and preserve our civil justice system for future generations.

Foundation Bylaws

To achieve the mission, the Trustees of the Foundation will dedicate themselves to accomplish the following:

  1. Provide civics education and resources, including the history and value of the right to trial by jury.
  2. Elevate the standards of legal professionalism, integrity, honor and courtesy.
  3. Lead efforts to support the work of the Foundation.


Grant Giving

The ABOTA Foundation’s Board of Trustees has a standing Grants Committee that reviews grant requests for funding. Review the grant giving guidelines and apply for a grant using the form below.

Grant Giving Guidelines and Application


ABOTA Foundation Fellows Listing
Fellows of the Foundation are the lifeblood of the organization -- pledging $1,500 or more to maintain and grow our educational programs. Thank you to all the individuals and groups who provide their support! List of supporters >> 


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