On This Date in Legal History

On October 30, 1735, John Adams was born. He was the first attorney-president. As a lawyer, he’s probably best remembered for defending British soldiers at the Boston Massacre trials.

John Adams

John Adams

It’s also worthy of note that he’s credited for drafting the Commonwealth of Massachusetts’s Constitution, which served as a model for our U.S. Constitution. Learn more at http://goo.gl/N652FL.

About Tina Nelson
Tina Nelson

Tina Nelson is an attorney and mom. She created the LAWSUIT™ board game to teach her three children about the law. The game was an instant success. Copyrights and a patent were obtained, and Professional Games, Inc. was born. Professional Games, Inc. created this blog to educate and keep its friends and customers regularly updated about our American legal system.
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