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International Senior Lawyers Corporation

Serving the world community

three stars

86.03

110 West 40th Street Suite 700
New York, NY 10018
tel: (646) 798-3289   Web Site
EIN: 52-2241212

Board Leadership
Christopher G. Cross & Boris Dolgonos
Co-Chairs

CEO
Sara Lulo
Executive Director

  Score
(out of 100)
Rating
Overall Score & Rating 86.03 three stars
  Financial 84.32 three stars
  Accountability & Transparency 88.00 three stars
This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.

Since incorporating in 2000, and with support from foundations, law firms, lawyers, and government programs, ISLP has sent hundreds of experienced lawyers to work, pro bono, with clients in more than 50 countries and has delivered more than $110 million worth of pro bono legal assistance through both on-site projects and remote analysis and advice. ISLP is now widely recognized for the high quality law-related assistance and capacity building it offers to select clients – including civil society organizations, least-developed country governments, and other institutions – with scarce resources and little or no access to experienced lawyers to help them meet important rule of law and development needs.

Since incorporating in 2000, and with support from foundations, law firms, lawyers, and government programs, ISLP has sent hundreds of experienced lawyers to work, pro bono, with clients in more than 50 countries and has delivered more than $110 million worth of pro bono legal assistance through both on-site projects and remote analysis and advice. ISLP is now widely recognized for the high quality law-related assistance and capacity building it offers to select clients – including civil society organizations, least-developed country governments, and other institutions – with scarce resources and little or no access to experienced lawyers to help them meet important rule of law and development needs.

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Financial

three stars

84.32

Accountability & Transparency

three stars

88.00

This rating was published 05/01/2020 and includes data from FY2018, the most recent 990 received at that time.
Overall Rating Chart
  Program Expenses
(Percent of the charity's total expenses spent on the programs
and services it delivers)
78.9%
  Administrative Expenses 7.6%
  Fundraising Expenses 13.4%
  Fundraising Efficiency $0.16
  Working Capital Ratio (years) 0.82
  Program Expenses Growth 3.6%
  Liabilities to Assets 6.5%
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Senior Lawyers Corporation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.
All data for Financial Performance Metrics calculations was provided by International Senior Lawyers Corporation on recent 990s filed with the IRS.

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Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Senior Lawyers Corporation (NY) 86.03 three stars
Law Enforcement Legal Defense Fund (VA) 86.26 three stars
Prairie State Legal Services (IL) 91.97 four stars
Mississippi Center for Justice (MS) 88.75 three stars
The Florence Project (AZ) 89.38 three stars

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REVENUE  
Contributions  
   Contributions, Gifts & Grants $1,181,354
   Federated Campaigns $0
   Membership Dues $0
   Fundraising Events $0
   Related Organizations $0
   Government Grants $186,117
Total Contributions $1,367,471
   Program Service Revenue $107,669
Total Primary Revenue $1,475,140
   Other Revenue $15,123
TOTAL REVENUE $1,490,263
   
EXPENSES  
   Program Expenses $1,196,365
   Administrative Expenses $128,798
   Fundraising Expenses $246,296
TOTAL FUNCTIONAL EXPENSES $1,571,459
   
Payments to Affiliates $0
Excess (or Deficit) for the year $-81,196
   
Net Assets $1,186,709

Program names and associated costs are listed for the top programs as reported on the charity's most recently filed Form 990. The top programs displayed will include the largest three programs, or those programs covering at least 60% of the charity's total expenses, whichever comes first.

Due to an error on this organization's Form 990, we are unable to display program information.

Ratings History

Form 990 FYE Date Published Overall Score Overall Rating
CN 2.1
2018-12 05/01/2020 86.03 three stars
2017-12 07/01/2019 84.09 three stars
2016-12 05/01/2018 82.82 three stars
2015-12 04/01/2017 86.93 three stars
2014-12 12/21/2016 86.55 three stars

The data displayed on this tab is provided by the IRS in the form of Publication 78 and the Business Master File (BMF).

EIN 52-2241212
Name in IRS Master File INTERNATIONAL SENIOR LAWYERS CORPORATION
NTEE Code Q30
NTEE Classification International Development, Relief Services
NTEE Type International, Foreign Affairs and National Security
Classification Charitable Organization
Subsection 501(c)(3)  (View the list of codes)
Activities
Foundation Status Organization which receives a substantial part of its support from a governmental unit or the general public   170(b)(1)(A)(vi)
Deductibility Contributions are deductible
Affiliation Independent - the organization is an independent organization or an independent auxiliary (i.e., not affiliated with a National, Regional, or Geographic grouping of organizations).
Group Name [Not Applicable]
Ruling Date June, 2000
Filing Requirement 990 (all other) or 990EZ return
Fiscal Year End December
IRS Forms 990
(provided courtesy of Foundation Center)
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  • December, 2017
  • December, 2016
  • December, 2015
  • December, 2014
  • December, 2013
Compensation % of Expenses Paid to Title
$164,781 10.48% Katherine Mulhern Executive Director

Highly Rated

Charity Name & State Overall Score Overall Rating
International Senior Lawyers Corporation (NY) 86.03 three stars
Pisgah Legal Services (NC) 94.08 four stars
Neighborhood Legal Services Program (DC) 85.00 three stars
The Florence Project (AZ) 89.38 three stars
Bet Tzedek (CA) 91.17 four stars

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Charity Contact Info

International Senior Lawyers Corporation
110 West 40th Street
Suite 700
New York, NY 10018
tel: (646) 798-3289
EIN: 52-2241212

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Board Leadership

Christopher G. Cross & Boris Dolgonos
Co-Chairs

CEO

Sara Lulo
Executive Director

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