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IJ By The Numbers
Who We Serve
Since 1991, IJ has represented more than 1,200 clients in more than 400 cases—plus thousands more in class action lawsuits.
The National Law Firm for Liberty
We have a staff of 165, including 60 attorneys, working out of 6 offices across the country.
82% of our funding comes from individuals and 18% from foundations and other organizations.
IJ is supported by more than 12,000 donors, with more than 2,000 giving $1,000 or more each year.
Budget and Spending
IJ’s FY23 budget was $38 million. 83% of our spending was on programs, with 10% on management and 7% on fundraising.
Track Record of Success
We win over 70% of our cases through litigation and legislative reform.