Shelf Number: 0500 - 02
A self-study guide which covers key issues in judicial ethics for part-time judges who also practice law. It examines the rules of the code of judicial conduct, discusses judicial ethics advisory opinions and discipline cases interpreting the rules, and includes a self-test, discussion questions, and checklists designed to guide readers in determining how the rules affect their law practice and judicial service. The guide includes sections on misuse of office; when a part-time lawyer judge's law practice requires disqualification; how being a part-time judge affects a lawyer's practice; business and financial activities; and political activities.
Available Media: Print
Faculty Author: Cynthia Gray Nancy Biro
Producer: American Judicature Society