The Institute is recognition that the practicing lawyer as well as the legislator and the judge, share responsibility for the state of the law. In fact, our system of public justice presupposes the private law office. We speak of people’s going to court. But first they go to a law office.
December 9, 1944
19 Conn. B.J. 2 (1945), 28 J. Am. Jud. Soc’y 6 (1944), 30 A.B.A.J. 334 (1944) (address before the American Law Institute, Philadelphia, May 9, 1944).
The Robert H. Jackson Center envisions a global society where the universal principles of equality, fairness and justice prevail.