CJEO provides three types of judicial ethics advisory opinions and advice:

  • Formal opinions
    (Public guidance published and distributed after public comment and adoption by the committee)
  • Informal opinions
    (Private guidance summarized without identifying information and posted on this website for the benefit of the bench and public)
  • Oral advice
    (Private oral advice summarized without identifying information and posted on this website for the benefit of the bench and public)

CJEO has prepared a compendium of all of its opinions & advice, which provides an overview of the topic areas, subject matters, and types of guidance at-a-glance.

CJEO has also prepared a database of its opinions & advice that is searchable using key words and phrases.