Ethics and Professionalism Committee

Ethics and Professionalism Committee

The Ethics and Professionalism Committee examines and reviews issues of ethics and judicial responsibility affecting the Judiciary. The Committee identifies and establishes relationships with other American Bar Association entities that undertake issues and projects concerning judicial ethics. The Committee may propose programs and Continuing Judicial Education activities on judicial ethics. The Committee reports to and advises the Division regarding these issues and their potential impact on the Judiciary. The Committee maintains on the Judicial Division website, timely updates on the ongoing activities affecting judicial ethics.

  • Ethics Resources

Judicial Ethics Lecture Series
The “Ted Talks” style videos, produced by members of the ABA Judicial Division Ethics and Professionalism Committee, are available to members only and offer short 6-13 minute long segments of information on various ethics issues faced by members of our judiciary.

Ethics Webinars

What Every Lawyer Should Know about Judicial Ethics

What Lawyers Should Know About Judicial Ethics Part II: Communication with Judges Outside of Courts