Supportive Writing by Judges

  1. Laura Abel and Judge Lora Livingston, The Existing Civil Right to Counsel Infrastructure, 47 No. 4 Judges' J. 24 (2008), available at

  2. Amicus Brief of Eleven County Judges, Kelly v. Warpinski, No. 04-2999-OA (Wis. 2004) (petition denied).

  3. Amicus Brief of Retired Washington State Judges, King v. King, No. 79978-4 (Wash. 2007).

  4. John T. Broderick Jr. and Ronald M. George, A Nation of Do-It-Yourself Lawyers, New York Times (Jan. 2, 2010), available at

  5. David J. Dreyer, Deja Vu All Over Again: Turner v. Rogers and the Civil Right to Counsel, 61 Drake L. Rev. 639, 651 (2013), available at

  6. Leonard Edwards, Engaging Fathers in the Child Protection Process: The Judicial Role, Juv. and Fam. CT. J. (2009), available at

  7. Leonard Edwards, Improving Juvenile Dependency Courts, Juv. and Fam. Ct. J. (1997), available at

  8. Emily Jane Goodman, Facing Evictions – Without the Right to Counsel, Gotham Gazette (June 2008), available at without-the-right-to-counsel.

  9. Emily Jane Goodman, Housing Court: Should Tenants Have a Guaranteed right to Counsel? Gotham Gazette (Jan. 2006), available at

  10. Denise Johnson, Bridging the Gap, Appellate Judges News 11 (2006), available at

  11. Earl Johnson Jr., 50 Years of Gideon, 47 Years Working Toward a 'Civil Gideon', 47 Clearinghouse Rev. J. of Poverty L. and Pol'y 35 (May-June 2013).

  12. Earl Johnson, Jr., Equal Access to Justice: Comparing Access to Justice in the United States and Other Industrial Democracies, 24 Fordham Int'l L.J. S83 (2000), available at

  13. Earl Johnson, Jr., Equality Before the Law and the Social Contract: When Will the United States Finally Guarantee Its People the Equality Before the Law the Social Contract Demands?, 37 Fordham Urb. L.J. 157 (Feb. 2010), available at

  14. Earl Johnson, Jr., Will Gideon's Trumpet Sound a New Melody? The Globalization of Constitutional Values and its Implications for a Right to Equal Justice in Civil Cases, 2 Seattle J. for Soc. Just. 201 (2003), available at

  15. Mark Juhas, On the Anniversary of Gideon, An Argument for Free Civil Representation, 36-SEP L.A. Law. 44 (Sept. 2013), available at

  16. Jon Levy, The World is Round: Why We Must Assure Equal Access to Civil Justice, 62 Me. L. Rev. 561 (2010), available at

  17. Jonathan Lippman, New York's Template to Address the Crisis in Civil Legal Services, 7 Harv. L. & Pol'y Rev. 13 (Winter 2013), available at

  18. Jonathan Lippman, Remarks at the Central Synagogue on Lexington Ave. in New York City: "Justice, Justice, Shall You Pursue:" The Chief Judge's Perspective on Justice and Jewish Values (Feb. 5, 2010).

  19. Margaret H. Marshall, Provide Legal Support To Those Most Vulnerable, Boston Globe (Oct. 29, 2011), available with subscription at

  20. Quail v. Municipal Court, 171 Cal.App.3d 572 (1985) (Johnson, J., dissenting).

  21. Robert W. Sweet, Civil Gideon and Confidence in a Just Society, 17 Yale L. & Pol'y Rev. 503 (1998), available at