The Legal Priorities Project is an organization that conducts and supports high-impact legal research.


The Legal Priorities Project was founded in 2020. The idea for the project originated in an effective altruism group at Harvard Law School two years earlier.

Further reading

Righetti, Luca & Fin Moorhouse (2021) Christoph Winter on the Legal Priorities Project, Hear This Idea, October 18.

Schuett, Jonas (2020) Introducing the Legal Priorities Project, Effective Altruism Forum, August 30.

Winter, Christoph et al. (2021) Legal priorities research: a research agenda, Legal Priorities Project, January.

Legal Priorities Project. Official website.

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