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Civics Education

Teachers are the key to preserving the health of our democracy. They educate the next generation about the rights and responsibilities of citizenship. The ABOTA Foundation has created opportunities for teachers and students to grow their knowledge of the Constitution, judicial system and other anchors in civics education. 

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Professional Education

The ABOTA Foundation hosts Masters in Trial programs throughout the country to help increase the advocacy skills of trial lawyers. Through work with chapters and cooperating organizations, the ABOTA Foundation educates lawyers of all experience levels to make them more effective advocates.  

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Civility Matters

One of the primary tenets of ABOTA is a responsibility for elevating the standards of integrity, honor, ethics, civility and courtesy in the legal profession. Through our Civility Matters program we strive to promote the importance of professional and civil behavior in the practice of law.

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Save Our Juries

Save Our Juries is a public education campaign, aimed at informing and mobilizing citizens in the fight to save our disappearing Seventh Amendment right. Our mission is to protect and preserve the civil jury system. 


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Recent News

 

ABOTA National Trial College
Limited spots remaining!
June 10-15, 2018
Yale Law School, New Haven, CT

Designed for second through sixth-year trial attorneys, this five-day program teaches advanced techniques in trial preparation and practice. Applications are due January 12, 2018. Learn more HERE>>


ABOTA Responds to criticism against judical system from the Executive Branch

November 4, 2017
The President of the United States has publicly stated that our justice system is a “joke” and a “laughingstock.” His comments are wrong and unfair to those who work in the U.S. justice system. Fairness, justice and due process of law are not laughing matters; rather, these qualities are the bedrock of our democratic system.  READ MORE>>


2018 TIPS/ABOTA National Trial Academy

Registration is open. For more information, download the brochure HERE>>