Wellness Wednesday Series

Judges and the Media: Responses to Inquiries, Criticisms, and Attacks

Complimentary recording for Judicial Division members

Whether it is a formal inquiry about a pending case, public criticism about a judge’s decision, or an attack or misinformation campaign about the judge, responding appropriately if often difficult.  Judges must act within the confines of judicial and ethical standards. During this webinar, the panelists will discuss potential responses in dealing with the media, resources available to the judiciary through the ABA, and how to maintain the public’s confidence in the integrity of the judicial system.  In this “members only” benefit program, judges will have an opportunity to voices and address their concerns.  

Panelists

  • The Hon. Robert H. Edmunds, Jr., (Ret.), Associate Justice, North Carolina Supreme Court
  • The Hon. Nannette J. Brown, District Judge, United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana
  • Alan Kopit, Executive VP & General Counsel, MediLogix, LLC and Member, ABA Committee on American Judicial System

Moderator:

  • The Hon. Nannette A. Baker, Magistrate Judge, Eastern District of Missouri

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