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Practising Law Institute (PLI)

Program areas | Form 990s | Financials | Vendors | Personnel | Peers

PLI is a legal aid society based in New York, NY that was founded in 1933. As of 2019 they had $104 million in revenue and $116 million in assets.

Practising Law Institute is a not-for-profit educational organization dedicated to helping attorneys and related professionals practice at the highest level, and preparing them to fulfill pro bono responsibilities.

(800) 260-4754
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Program areas at PLI

Programs: in 2018, the Institute provided live seminars, live webcasts, on-demand seminars, and audio and video downloads. Approximately 501,000 mandatory cle certificates were processed for these programs.

Publishing services supplement the seminars offered by the Institute to provide the most up-to-date, relevant information and techniques. Annualy the Institute provides course handbooks, treatises, and supplments which are important in providing legal community and allied professionals with the tools to maintain a competitive edge. In 2018, there were 206 course handbooks, 157 treatises and answer books, and 92 treatises supplements releases issued. 123 treatises were available for download on the kindle digital reader. Other revenue includes pli plus (an online database).

Form 990s for PLI

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2018-12Dec 4, 2019990View PDF
2017-12Dec 22, 2018990View PDF
2016-12Nov 21, 2017990View PDF
2015-12Jan 19, 2017990View PDF
2014-12Jan 15, 2016990View PDF
...and five more Form 990 PDFs

Financials for PLI

Total grants, contributions, etc.$0
Program services$97,785,914
Investment income and dividends$789,690
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$0
Net rental income$106,028
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$2,744,977
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$3,219,004
Miscellaneous revenues$2,275
Total revenues$104,647,888

Vendors for PLI

VendorServicesAmount paidDate
SalesforceMarketing software2020-03-02
██████ ██████ ███ ████████ ███Insurance agent or broker$151,3652019-12-31
██████ ███████ ████Insurance2019-12-31
████████████████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
█████ ████ █████████ ███Insurance2019-12-31
█████ ████ ████ █████████ ███████Insurance2019-12-31
████████ █████ ████ ████ ███ ██ ███████████ ██Insurance2019-12-31
█████ ████████ ███Tax accounting; Audit accounting2019-12-04
...and six more vendors

Personnel at PLI

NameTitleCompensationMost recent data
Frank DevivoTreasurer and Chief Financial Officer$348,196Sept. 29, 2020
Christopher RousseauChief Information Officer$324,586Sept. 29, 2020
█████ █████Vice President Marketing and Communication$272,091Sept. 29, 2020
█████ ██████Vice President Membership$328,756Sept. 29, 2020
████ █████████Vice President Human Resources$250,763Sept. 29, 2020
████ ██ ███████Vice President Program$186,348Sept. 29, 2020
█████ █ ███████Vice President , Programs$232,371Jan. 16, 2018
█████ ██ ███████President$541,295Sept. 29, 2020
█████ ███Director , Special Projects-Oct. 2, 2018
██████ ██ ████Director , Program Attorneys-Jan. 6, 2018
...and 11 more key personnel

Peer legal aid services

1National Association for the Advancement of Colored People Legal Defense and Educational Fund (NAACPLDEF)501(c)(3)$37 millionNew York, NY
2Urban Justice Center501(c)(3)$37 millionNew York, NY
3Vera Institute of Justice501(c)(3)$137 millionBrooklyn, NY
4Equal Justice Works501(c)(3)$27 millionWashington, DC
5Alliance Defending Freedom501(c)(3)$60 millionScottsdale, AZ
6Southern Poverty Law Center501(c)(3)$117 millionMontgomery, AL
7National Business Institute (NBI)501(c)(3)$26 millionAltoona, WI
8Equal Justice Initiative (EJI)501(c)(3)$35 millionMontgomery, AL
9Legal Services of New Jersey (LSNJ)501(c)(3)$40 millionEdison, NJ
10Earthjustice501(c)(3)$102 millionSan Francisco, CA
11Law School Admission Council (LSAC)501(c)(3)$89 millionNewtown, PA
12American Thoracic Society (ATS)501(c)(3)$35 millionNew York, NY
13American Academy of Dramatic Arts (AADA)501(c)(3)$28 millionNew York, NY
14American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE)501(c)(3)$44 millionNew York, NY
15American Management Association International501(c)(3)$62 millionNew York, NY
16American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)501(c)(3)$100 millionNew York, NY
17Pesi501(c)(3)$81 millionEau Claire, WI
18Educause501(c)(3)$27 millionLouisville, CO
19ACLU Foundation501(c)(3)$205 millionNew York, NY
20International Bar Association (IBA)501(c)(6)$31 millionAlbany, NY
21Innocence Project501(c)(3)$27 millionNew York, NY
22Church Avenue Merchants Block Association (CAMBA)501(c)(3)$158 millionBrooklyn, NY
23Center for Reproductive Rights (CRR)501(c)(3)$35 millionNew York, NY
24National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)501(c)(3)$88 millionChicago, IL
25American Society of Nephrology (ASN)501(c)(3)$29 millionWashington, DC