In the Courtroom

Our litigators help workers advance legal claims that address systemic injustice. We use antitrust, anti-slavery, fraud, wage-and-hour, and common-law challenges to address…

In the Halls of Power

Towards Justice strategically engages with policy makers and public officials on issues that affect worker power and enforcement of workplace protections. That work can involve…

In the Community

While our litigators seek back wages, fight forced labor, and combat fraud, our team also engages with low-wage workers to understand their challenges and the creative…

Who We Are

Towards Justice is a nonprofit law firm interested in creating economic justice through impact litigation. We were founded in response to the high volume of wage theft complaints that were not being addressed in Colorado, but quickly broadened our scope to take on cases that dismantle the power imbalances that undermine the value of work and diminish worker rights.

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Towards Justice is a nonprofit law firm interested in creating economic justice through impact litigation. We were founded in response to the high volume of wage theft complaints that were not being addressed in Colorado, but quickly broadened our scope to take on cases that dismantle the power imbalances that undermine the value of work and diminish worker rights.

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Not paid for work? Have your rights been ignored? Towards Justice may be able to help.

Bending the Arc

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said that “the arc of the moral universe is long, but it bends towards justice.” So many leaders, activists, lawyers, and thinkers have bent the arc in the right direction. At Towards Justice, we stand on their shoulders and continue to push for a more just workplace and world. Read More

Fixing the Problem

Our society is plagued by asymmetries in bargaining power that allow some to profit tremendously off others. The people who lose out—disproportionally immigrants and people of color— are victims of rampant wage theft, fraud, anticompetitive conduct, and other injustices that undermine economic mobility. At bottom, too many people don’t have the power and resources to obtain fair treatment in the marketplace. Together, we can change that. Read More

Our Cases

Fighting for Justice in the Courtroom

Restoring Liberty While Awaiting Justice

In this case, Towards Justice’s clients allege that bail bond sureties and some bail bond agents in California have colluded to keep bail premiums at the maximum level allowed […]

Fighting Wage Suppression for Au Pairs: Beltran, et al v. Interexchange, Inc., et al

Towards Justice attacks systemic injustices that undermine the bargaining power and working conditions of marginalized workers. In 2014, Towards Justice filed a case […]

Fighting Forced Labor in Private Immigrant Detention Centers: Menocal et al v. GEO Group Inc.

Towards Justice fights to end labor trafficking whether in the form of individualized cruelty or systemic, structural coercion. In 2014, together with co-counsel, […]