Paul Godfread was named a SuperLawyers Rising Star for the third year in a row.
So said Ben Franklin when asked what kind of government we had after the Constitutional Convention. Do your part in keeping it. Vote.
On September 17, 1787, the final draft of the U.S. Constitution was signed.
We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.
There is a vague popular belief that lawyers are necessarily dishonest. I say vague, because when we consider to what extent confidence and honors are reposed in and conferred upon lawyers by the people, it appears improbable that their impression of dishonesty is very distinct and vivid. Yet the impression is common, almost universal. LetRead more about Lincoln on Lawyers and Honesty[…]
May 1st is Law Day which was first recognized by President Eisenhower to observe that we are a nation that has a government of laws. While there are plenty of problems with the legal system in the United States, we often forget how essential rule of law is and how much we rely upon it.
Although not conclusively proven, it has been asserted that lawyers have feelings too. So don’t forget to celebrate “Be Kind To Lawyers Day.” If you’re not sure how to celebrate such a holiday, here are some suggestions.