The American Association of Jewish Lawyers & Jurists (AAJLJ) is a nonprofit association representing the American Jewish legal community.
We bring our community together to defend Jewish interests and human rights in the United States and abroad.
Join an AAJLJ Committee
First Amendment/Religious Liberty Committee
American Domestic Legal Issues Committee
Committee to Combat Boycott, Divestment & Sanctions (BDS) and Anti-Semitism
Israel and the Rule of Law Committee
Holocaust Issues Committee
United Nations Committee
National Jewish Law Student Association (NJLSA) Committee
Social Media Committee
Pursuit of Justice Awards
Upcoming POJ 2018
On Monday, December 10, 2018, the AAJLJ will present its Annual Pursuit of Justice Award to two distinguished legal figures; Robert Abrams, former Attorney General of New York, and Gabe Groisman, Mayor of Bal Harbour who wrote and passed the nation’s first municipal anti-BDS ordinance.
Past POJ Honorees
Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg (the first recipient)
Justice Elena Kagan
Justice Stephen Breyer
Judge Judith Kaye
Judge Aharon Barak of the Israel Supreme Court
Hon. Guido Calabresi
Hon. Michael Mukasey