D.C. Bar Voluntary Standards of Civility: Judges’ Duties to Each Other
Principles Particularly Applicable to Litigation
Judges' Duties to Each Other
- We will treat other judges with courtesy and respect.
- In written opinions and oral remarks, we will refrain from personally attacking, disparaging, or demeaning other judges.
- We will endeavor to work cooperatively with other judges with respect to the availability of lawyers, witnesses, parties, and court resources.