The Muslim Legal Fund of America considers cases with significant potential impact on civil rights and liberties in America. MLFA does not fund cases solely on the basis of a person’s religious identity.

MLFA Defends Muslims by providing pro bono legal services in criminal, civil, and immigration law at the federal level. MLFA’s legal division CLCMA defends against unjust prosecution, governmental overreach, and systems of oppression through civil, immigration, and criminal litigation. All legal services are provided at no cost to beneficiaries.


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MLFA's Unwavering Advocacy for Religious Freedom in the Workplace Many American Muslims often find themselves in a quandary, wondering if they can...
Justice Served: Unpacking the Rafia Shareef's Verdict In the intricate world of criminal litigation, the Muslim Legal Fund of America (MLFA) continues...
Haseeb Abdullah Goes to the U.S. Supreme Court with His Challenge of Texas’ Statute Prohibiting the Right to Boycott The civil litigation...
MLFA Appeals to Supreme Court: A Fight for Justice Against Unjust TSA Practices and Alleged FBI Retaliation Before the U.S. Supreme Court...
MLFA files appeal to the Third Circuit Court of Appeals against Khaled Miah’s criminal convictions for making threats online MLFA submitted its...
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MLFA's Advocacy Brings U.S. Citizen Child Home from Syrian Refugee Camp [Dallas, June 13, 2023] - Today, MLFA is...
Justice Prevails: MLFA's Legal Division, CLCMA - Overcomes Dismissal Hurdle in University of New Mexico Discrimination Case. Written by Chelsea Glover -...
MLFA’s Legal Division wins key discovery rulings in case defending American Muslims for Palestine The Civil Litigation department within the Muslim Legal...
Our Attorneys in MLFA’s Legal Division Secured Religious Accommodations for Muslim Inmates in Texas and Arizona The Muslim Legal Fund of America's...
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