Court Professionals and Protests: What Should You Be Thinking About Now?

Court Leader’s Advantage Video Podcast: July 2020 Episode Since the May 25th death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, emotions in this country have been rubbed raw.  There have been protest marches in all 50 states, which have led to some unique tensions for America’s trial courts.  The First Amendment to the Constitution guarantees the right … Continue reading Court Professionals and Protests: What Should You Be Thinking About Now?

Fulfilling the Public’s Trust: Valuing Diversity & Inclusion in 2020 (Part 2) — What actions can court administrators take to make Diversity & Inclusion a reality in the administration of their courts?

In this time of attention to systemic discrimination in our justice systems, it is critically important to make Diversity & Inclusion a priority in court administration. This article outlines the actions that court administrators can take to make Diversity and Inclusion a reality.

Court Leadership – Responsibilities and Skills that are Varied and Diverse

Court administrator leadership responsibilities are multi-faceted and wide ranging.  Court leaders are called upon to demonstrate a mastery of skills and professional competencies.  Administrative duties range from caseflow management, to human resource and fiscal management, and to facility and security oversight. Increasingly, court leaders are also called upon to administer technology, collaborate and coordinate with … Continue reading Court Leadership – Responsibilities and Skills that are Varied and Diverse