Dedicated to supporting the arts in the state of Washington since 1976.
  • Washington Lawyers for the Arts: A nonprofit service organization dedicated  to supporting the arts in Washington state since 1976
  • VIDEO: What is Washington Lawyers for the Arts?
  • The Speakers Bureau
  • WLA member, Iskra Johnson, artist
  • Legal Clinics
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Artists + Arts Organizations + Design Professionals + Legal Professionals = Washington Lawyers for the Arts

I’m an artist or creative professional who needs legal help…

+WLA serves the communities surrounding the performing, literary, media, visual, and interdisciplinary arts. In most cases, individuals and arts organizations seek our services due to budget constraints.

I’m a lawyer looking to contribute to Washington Lawyers for the Arts…

+Attorneys specializing in intellectual property, tax, corporate, and arts and entertainment law donate their time and expertise to individuals and organizations via the ongoing services WLA provides like the Legal Clinic and Legal Workshops.

I would like to donate money or make an in-kind donation…

+Donations to WLA supports all of our programming, enabling us to expand our services and reach artists and arts organizations statewide. As a small nonprofit organization, we rely on your support to fund our services.

I would like a member attorney to speak to our group…

+Through our Speakers Bureau program, Washington Lawyers for the Arts facilitates the partnership of volunteer attorneys with organizations and educational institutions to offer presentations specific to their legal needs.