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Program Profile

Legal Services of North Dakota

James P. Fitzsimmons, Executive Director
418 E Broadway #7, P.O. Box 1893, Bismarck ND 58502-1893
Phone: (701) 222-2110; Fax: (701) 258-0043
http://www.legalassist.org/

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CURRENT FUNDING STATUS
FY 2014
Basic Field
FY 2013
Basic Field
$ Difference
from FY 2013
% Difference
from FY 2013
$702,435 $735,920 $-33,485 -5%

FUNDING HISTORY
Year LSC Funding* Non-LSC Funding Total Funding LSC Funding %
2013 804,033 1,034,743 1,838,776 44%
2012 892,716 1,039,305 1,932,021 46%
2011 1,038,890 1,080,881 2,119,771 49%
*Includes Basic Field and other LSC grants, carryover funds and derivative income.

TOTAL CASES CLOSED
2011 2012 2013
4,365 3,772 3,896
WORKFORCE 2013*
Attorney Paralegal Other Total
8 6.6 6.1 20.7
*Staffing is calculated as full-time equivalents. Totals might vary slightly due to rounding.

NUMBER OF PEOPLE SERVED 2013*
Adults Children Total
7,583 4,417 12,000
*Includes number of persons in households for cases closed.

CASES CLOSED BY CASE TYPE 2013
Case Type # %
FAMILY 1,197 31%
EMPLOYMENT 960 25%
MISC 437 11%
HOUSING 412 11%
CONSUMER 303 8%
INCOME 270 7%
JUVENILE 198 5%
HEALTH 86 2%
INDIVIDUAL 30 1%
EDUCATION 3 0%
TOTALS 3,896 100%
CLIENTS BY ETHNICITY 2013
Ethnicity # %
White 2,059 53%
African American 122 3%
Hispanic 83 2%
Native American 1,541 40%
Asian/Pacific 17 0%
Other 74 2%
TOTALS 3,896 100%

CLIENTS BY GENDER 2013
Gender # %
Women 2,578 66%
Men 1,318 34%
TOTALS 3,896 100%

Counties Served

Adams, Barnes, Benson, Billings, Bottineau, Bowman, Burke, Burleigh, Cass, Cavalier, Dickey, Divide, Dunn, Eddy, Emmons, Foster, Golden Valley, Grand Forks, Grant, Griggs, Hettinger, Kidder, LaMoure, Logan, McHenry, McIntosh, McKenzie, McLean, Mercer, Morton, Mountrail, Nelson, Oliver, Pembina, Pierce, Ramsey, Ransom, Renville, Richland, Rolette, Sargent, Sheridan, Sioux, Slope, Stark, Steele, Stutsman, Towner, Traill, Walsh, Ward, Wells, Williams, Native Americans living in all counties in the state of North Dakota, including those who live on the Devils Lake, Turtle Mountain, and Spirit Lake Reservations (formerly known as Fort Totten Reservation), and Native Americans living on the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation in the counties of Mountrail, Dunn, McKenzie, McLean and Mercer.


Branch office locations

Minot Law Office
20 1st Street SW #201,
Minot, ND 58702

Fargo Law Office
112 North University Drive, Suite 220
Fargo, ND 58102

Native American Law Office
345 Main Street, PO Box 217
New Town, ND 58763