Our Core Values

As our name indicates, we are driven by a passion for justice — for people and for the environment, by a belief that we can accomplish more in genuine partnership with others, and by a commitment to excellence and strategic action.

Our core values are justice, partnership, inclusion, and excellence.


  • Justice is our passion, and we are tenacious in our pursuit of it.
  • Effective laws and equal access to the courts are essential to protect a just society and the planet.
  • No one is above the law.
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  • Our effectiveness depends on strong and diverse partnerships.
  • Achieving just and equitable results requires mutually respectful engagement.
  • We serve the interests of clients and partners to maximize successful advocacy outcomes.
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  • Our dedicated team members value each other and work together to achieve the best results.
  • Each of our individual contributions is integral to achieving our vision and mission.
  • An environment of inclusion and fairness requires owning the ways that power and privilege affect our behaviors.
  • Everyone deserves a culture where they can flourish.
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  • Exceptional work, strategic thinking, and perseverance are our hallmarks.
  • We see the big picture and focus on achieving the best outcomes possible.
  • We value excellence in everything we do.
  • Outstanding work is a result of continuous learning and improvement.
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