The Jonathan U. Newman Legal Citizen of the Year Award recognizes the late Judge Newman for his leadership in encouraging and instilling respect for civic education in Oregon.
Each year, a leader is honored for demonstrating a commitment to the mission and principles of Classroom Law Project including advancing the ideals of civic education and inspiring future citizens.
The 2020 Legal Citizen of the Year will be Oregon Chief Justice Martha L. Walters, who has demonstrated a lifelong commitment to equal access under the law and civic engagement.
Watch for registration and sponsorship opportunities in early December.
View a list of all the honorees.