COAJ CORE VALUES

  • ASSISTING THE LEGAL PROFESSION, THE COURTS, AND THE COMMUNITY TO ENVISION   AND AFFECT CHANGES THAT IMPROVE THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM
  • PROMOTING THE HIGHEST LEVELS OF PROFESSIONALISM AND ETHICS WITHIN THE LEGAL PROFESSION
  • PROMOTING THE FREE ACCESS OF INDIVIDUALS TO THE COURTS
  • ENCOURAGING COOPERATION, THE SHARING OF IDEAS, GOODWILL, AND PROFESSIONALISM AMONG THE TRIAL LAWYERS OF CENTRAL OHIO
  • UPHOLDING THE DIGNITY AND RIGHTS OF FAMILIES, CHILDREN, AND INDIVIDUALS IN THE COURTS OF CENTRAL OHIO
  • PRESERVING THE RIGHTS OF INDIVIDUALS IN THE CIVIL AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM
  • PROMOTING UNDERSTANDING AND GOOD WILL AMONG TRIAL LAWYERS, THE JUDICIARY, AND THE PUBLIC IN CENTRAL OHIO
  • INSPIRING EXCELLENCE IN ADVOCACY AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION THROUGH TRAINING AND EDUCATION
  • UPHOLDING THE HONOR AND DIGNITY OF THE LEGAL PROFESSION