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NYS Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics – First-degree relative: Opinion 17-119

New York State Advisory Committee on Judicial Ethics First-degree relative Public sector employee – Non-supervisory capacity Opinion 17-119 Background: The inquiring judge asked whether he may continue to preside in Department of Social Services matters if his first-degree relative is hired as a paralegal or legal clerk by the County Attorney’s office. The judge presides over support matters where ...

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