Indiana Supreme Court
Division of State Court
30 S. Meridian Street, Ste. 500
Indianapolis, IN 46204
The Indiana Commission on Judicial Qualifications investigates allegations of judicial ethical misconduct, prosecutes violations of the Code of Judicial Conduct, and advises judges and judicial candidates about their ethical obligations. The Judicial Nominating Commission recruits and interviews applicants to fill vacancies on Indiana's appellate courts. Learn more about the Commissions »
Lee Christie has been elected to serve as the Indiana Judicial Nominating Commission district two representative. Mr. Christie was elected by attorneys to fill the vacancy that will occur Dec. 31st when attorney William Winingham's term expires.
This Advisory Opinion states the Judicial Qualifications Commission’s position on the practical effect of certain types of judicial pay arrangements with regard to public perception of the judiciary. Of particular concern to the Commission are salary payments to judges and judicial officers which may be made contingent on the number of cases filed with or disposed by the court.