American Association for Justice

ABOUT AAJ

As the world’s largest trial bar, formerly known as Association of Trial Lawers of America, AAJ promotes justice and fairness for injured persons, safeguards victims’ rights—particularly the right to trial by jury-—and strengthens the civil justice system through education and disclosure of information critical to public health and safety. With more than 59,000 members worldwide, and a network of U.S. and Canadian affiliates involved in diverse areas of trial advocacy, AAJ provides lawyers with the information and professional assistance needed to serve clients successfully and protect the democratic values inherent in the civil justice system.

MISSION

Our chapter of the American Association for Justice (AAJ) focuses on educating our members on the fundamentals of litigation.

Seek Justice for all.
Preserve the constitutional right to trial by jury.
Prevent injury from occuring.
Champion the cause of those who deserve redress for injury to person or property.
Promote the public good through concerted efforts to secure safe products, a safe workplace, a clean environment, and quality health care.
Further the rule of law and the civil justice system, and protect the rights of the accused.
Inspire excellence in advocacy through training and education.
Encourage cooperation among members.
Advance the common law and the finest tradition of jurisprudence.
Uphold the honor and dignity of the legal profession and the highest standards of ethical conduct and integrity.

OFFICERS

  • President: Chase Imgrund
  • Vice-President: Emmalee Barresi
  • Secretary: Emily Green
  • Treasurer: Andrew Davis
  • SBA Rep: Patrick Wulfers
  • Faculty Sponsor: Leslie L. Lynch