The Lawyers' Fund

The Lawyers' Fund of the bar foundation was established to

  • To relieve want or distress among the members of the bar association or their families by making loans.
  • To promote, advance, improve, and facilitate the administration of justice in Allegheny County through dissemination of educational information.
  • To give scholarships, fellowships, and grants-in-aid for research, writing, and other study of law and of the administration of justice.
  • To make loans to deserving law students, without interest and without security, or to create scholarships as outright grants to worthy law students.
  • To acquire, preserve, and exhibit rare books, objects of art, and items of historical interest having legal significance bearing on the administration of justice.

To make a request to the Lawyers' Fund or for more information, contact David A. Blaner, Executive Director at or by calling 412-402-6601.