Atticus a.k.a

"the defender"

atticus beginning

Atticus finch was a very intelligent person. he left maycomb to go to montgomery to study law. when he was admitted to the bar he returned to maycomb and gat a job as a lawyer with very nice office.

*when atticus was admitted to the bar, he returned to maycomb and began his practice. Atticus's office in the courthouse contained little more than a hat rack, a spittoon, a checkerboard and an unsullied code of Alabama.* ( pg.2 paragraph 2)

to kill a mockingbird

tom robinson is innocent

even though the jury found tom guilty, the finch family knows for a fact that tom robinson in innocent despit what the jury and judge think.