Our Mission & Vision
Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International is a professional law fraternity advancing integrity, compassion and courage through service to the student, the school, the profession and the community.
We are the preeminent law fraternity promoting the bonds of fraternalism, and we are the leader in the development and advancement of professional ideals.
The purpose of this Fraternity shall be to form a strong bond uniting students and teachers of the law with members of the Bench and Bar in a fraternal fellowship designed to advance the ideals of liberty and equal justice under law; to stimulate excellence in scholarship; to inspire the virtues of compassion and courage; to foster integrity and professional competence; to promote the welfare of its members; and to encourage their moral, intellectual, and cultural advancement; so that each member may enjoy a lifetime of honorable professional and public service.
Bound together by tradition and our common interest in the law, we share these core values: Compassion, Courage, Diversity, Innovation, Integrity, Professionalism, and Service.
Phi Alpha Delta’s legacy began on November 8, 1902. Our history is filled with over 100 years of expansion, reorganization, recovery, and growth. Learn more about our history, the people behind it, and the foundation that established P.A.D. as one of the largest legal organizations in the world.View History
Emblems & Symbols
Executive Office Staff
Director of Events
Pre-Law Operations Assistant
Director of Communications
Events & Initiatives
Events bring together P.A.D. students and alumni from around the world to offer invaluable networking, professional growth, and leadership development opportunities. Events range from conferences, mock trials, leadership development sessions, and more. Programming consists of workshops, panels and guest speakers on a variety of topics.View Calendar
National initiatives reflect our core values and offer great ways to be involved if you’re part of a virtual or remote chapter. They’re also opportunities to be involved if you’re seeking network expansion or just hoping to be involved in P.A.D. Initiatives include the P.A.D. Health Initiative, Glam Chapter, the Winter Card Exchange, and more.Learn More
International Executive Board
International Justice Paterson Chapter, New Jersey Statewide Chapter
International Vice Justice Mentschikoff Chapter, Rocky Mountain Alumni Chapter
International Secretary Webster Chapter, West Suburban Alumni Chapter
International Treasurer Watson Chapter
International Marshal Sanford Chapter
International Board Member Sanford Chapter, Knoxville Alumni Chapter
International Board Member Redding Alumni Chapter
International Board Member Willis Chapter, Triangle Area Alumni Chapter
International Board Member Humphrey Chapter, San Francisco Alumni Chapter
International Advisory Board Chair Kennedy Chapter, Redding Alumni Chapter
International Leadership & Prominent P.A.D. Members
In addition to the International Executive Board, listings of the District Justices, International Advisory Board, Distinguished Service Chapter, and Council of International Chiefs are available online.Learn More
Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity, International has hundreds of prominent members that include U.S. Presidents, Supreme Court Justices, Senators, Congressmen, Governors, and others.Learn More