About American Association for Justice (AAJ)
Learn about the American Association for Justice
The mission of the American Association for Justice, formerly the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA®), is to promote a fair and effective justice system and to support the work of attorneys in their efforts to ensure that any person who is injured by the misconduct or negligence of others can obtain justice in America’s courtrooms, even when taking on the most powerful interests. AAJ is the world’s largest trial bar, providing trial attorneys with information, professional support and a nationwide network that enables them to most effectively and expertly represent clients.
Our members are trial attorneys who are committed to promoting safety and corporate accountability, advocating for a balanced civil justice system, improving our communities and educating lawyers to provide excellent advocacy for their clients.
The American Association for Justice (AAJ) is committed to advocating for the civil justice system, whether that means taking on powerful corporate interests, opposing unconstitutional attacks on the civil justice system or fighting harmful legislation that limits Americans’ access to the courts. We are committed to strengthening the civil justice system to ensure deserving individuals can get justice and wrongdoers are held accountable.
We oppose efforts to weaken basic legal protections and further stack the deck against Americans. All Americans benefit when individuals have a fair chance to get justice through our civil justice system. AAJ’s commitment to justice ensures that every person is on a level playing field in the courtroom and able to hold wrongdoers accountable.
You can view our firm profile at: www.Justice.org
Chad Hemmat | Co-Founding, Principal Partner of Anderson, Hemmat & McQuinn L.L.C.
Posted by: Chad Hemmat | Friday, February 03, 2017 | 0 Comments
A recent article on this blog noted that Colorado auto accidents occur, according to one study of car insurance rates, because of poor driving habits.
These are also contributing to the increased rate of traffic fatalities in the state. In Colorado Springs, local first responders are not surprised.
Colorado Springs PD Says Habits Are Worsening
The Colorado Springs Police Department says there are a number of factors influencing the uptick in Colorado car crash deaths from distracted driving
to substance use. In 2016, the city reported that the number of traffic fatalities was just one off of an all-time record of 35. Most times, a police
lieutenant told one news outlet, they can expect 25 to 30. Continue Reading...
Posted by: Chad Hemmat | Monday, December 12, 2016 | 0 Comments
Anderson, Hemmat &
McQuinn loves supporting ColoradoGives.org! Colorado Gives is a web site with simple tools
that allow you to search out and directly give to local Colorado charities of your choice.
Learn how to give back to your community by using their "local charity search" or align your giving with your passions by using their "special causes
search". For instance you can use their charity database search tool to find non-profits you may want to help out by searching name, city or zip code.
You can also use that same search tool to find any number of causes that you may want to donate to. Continue Reading...
Posted by: Chad Hemmat | Tuesday, December 06, 2016 | 1 Comments
Unfortunately, even with the latest safety systems like adaptive cruise control and frontal collision detection, Denver-area car crashes with injuries are unlikely to go down in number any time soon. And it's no one's fault but your own…or at least Colorado motorists in general.
Colorado Drivers Get a Ton of Speeding Tickets and DUIs
The Denver Post recently wrote about a study that showed that Colorado ranks in the bottom fifth of states when it comes to speeding tickets, traffic
citations and Denver drunk driving incidents as well as those throughout the state. One QuoteWizard employee told the newspaper that Coloradans were
worst when it comes to traffic tickets. Continue Reading...