Judges Advisory Committee

Text amendments - An adjunct committee of the Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility, the Judges' Advisory Committee reviews and comments on each of the Ethics Committee's draft opinions interpreting the provisions of the Model Code of Judicial Conduct. The Advisory Committee lends its experience and expertise to the Standing Committee ensuring that those opinions are properly responsive to the administrative and substantive concerns of the bench.

The Judges Advisory Committee provided significant contributions to the Standing Committee on Ethics and Professional Responsibility in development and drafting of Formal Opinion 462: Judge’s Use of Electronic Social Networking Media (February 21, 2013) and Formal Opinion Formal Opinion 470: Judicial Encouragement of Pro Bono (May 20, 2015)