About Leon Jaworski
As president of the ABA in 1971, Leon Jaworski established the special committee that was the genesis of the Association’s Division for Public Education. In 1983, a bequest from his estate generously established the Leon Jaworski Fund for Public Education, which continues to support programs that further public understanding of law.
About the Jaworski Public Programs
Since 2001, the American Bar Association Division for Public Education has conducted the Leon Jaworski public program series to commemorate Law Day. The Jaworski public programs examine themes of law, politics, and culture and operate with a goal to help us better understand who we are as Americans and as global citizens.
Law Day 2019
Free Speech, Free Press, Free Society
The 2019 Law Day theme—Free Speech, Free Press, Free Society—focuses on these cornerstones of representative government and calls on us to understand and protect these rights to ensure, as the U.S. Constitution proposes, “the blessings of liberty for ourselves and our posterity.”Read - more