Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers

Mission Statement

The mission of LCL is to reach out and confidentially serve members of the Minnesota legal community experiencing conditions that impact the quality of their personal or professional lives, and to support their recovery, improve their lives, and further the delivery of justice.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments LCL served over 400 new clients during the fiscal year. Volunteers reported aver 2,000 hours of service, including nearly 1,500 hours directly assisting clients. LCL's educational efforts reached nearly every facet of Minnesota's legal profession. Volunteers made over 175 appearances, including substantive continuing legal education programs.
Current Goals LCL’s core purpose continues to be to assist those with substance use issues, compulsive behavior problems, and mental health challenges. There are many opportunities along this road to provide assistance, not just at the point of crisis or disability. LCL’s also will focus on well-being and related efforts to reduce risk and improve the quality of the legal community's personal and professional lives.
Community or Constituency Served Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers provides free, confidential peer and professional assistance to Minnesota lawyers, judges, law students, and their immediate family members on any issue that causes stress or distress.
Geographic Area Served State of Minnesota

Reports & Finances

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Notes from the Council

Organization Last Reviewed on 09/19/2019

This date is representative of when we completed our initial Accountability Wizard® nonprofit review, and provided the organization with their results. This review is good for three years from the date provided
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2550 University Ave W
Saint Paul, MN 55114
Phone: 6516465590

General Information

Alternative Name: LCL, LCL-MN, MNLCL
EIN: 41-1289825
Principal Staff: Joan Bibelhausen
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 5.0
Volunteer Opportunities: Yes
Number of Clients: 400
Ruling Year: 1977


Board Chair: Hon. Donovan Frank
Number of Board Members: 19
Board Meetings with Quorum: 14
Average Member Attendance: 16.4

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1915 Highway 36 W Ste 133 • Roseville, Minnesota 55113-2709
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