Request Amicus Support

Instructions for Requesting Amicus Assistance

Thank you for your interest in seeking amicus (friend-of-the-court) assistance from the League's Legal Advocacy ProgramPlease complete all of the fields on the form below and submit your request.  Identification of a brief writer is required. By submitting the form, the information you provide will be transmitted to League staff who will contact you for additional information, if necessary, and place the case on the next Legal Advocacy Committee meeting agenda for consideration.

You will receive confirmation of your submission via email. If you do not receive a confirmation email within 2 hours, please contact League staff to confirm your case has been received.  For more information about the League's Legal Advocacy Program, contact Corrie Manning, senior deputy counsel, Alison Leary, deputy general counsel, or Janet Leonard, legal services manager.  We will make best efforts to review and contact you about your request for amicus assistance within three working days of its submittal. We reserve the right to reject the request due to timing constraints or if the request does not meet the eligibility requirements of the Legal Advocacy Program.




Case Information  

Pending Court:
Case No.:

Action Requested:
Estimated Amicus Filing Date:
Comments Related to Estimated Filing Date:


Common Interest Information:
Do all cities have common interest(s) in the outcome?

upload no more than three files

Applicant Information



Amicus Brief Writer Information (Required)



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