Orientation for New Superior Court Judges

This course is sponsored by Administrative Office of the Courts.

As part of this orientation course, participants will discuss conducting criminal court, transitioning from the bar to the bench, sentencing, evidence, pro se litigation, motions for appropriate relief, ethics, fairness, computer training, civil issues, and other topics.

CJE27.50 hrs
  • Chapel Hill, NC
    January 14 - 18, 2019
    Knapp-Sanders Building
    400 South Road
    Chapel Hill, NC 27514
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    A block of rooms is available at the Hyatt Place Chapel Hill/Southern Village located at 1090 US Hwy 15 501 South in Chapel Hill.  The rates is $75 per night and includes a full hot breakfast, high speed wireless internet and parking.  To reserve a room online visit Hyatt Place Reservations and use group code G-NSCJ. To reserve a room by phone call 919.929.9511 and request the New Superior Court Judges group rate. The reservation deadline for the group rate at Hyatt Place is January 1.  After this date guests will be accommodated on a space-available basis and may not be able to obtain the group rate.

    If you are a returning customer, please note that we have a new course registration system that we hope will be easier for you to use. If you encounter any registration issues, please explore our list of frequently asked questions or contact us at registration@sog.unc.edu or 919.966.4414.

To view materials from the last course offering visit the link below.

Superior Court Judges' Past Materials

For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Tanya Jisa

Program Manager, Courts Group
Albert and Gladys Hall Coates Distinguished Term Associate Professor of Public Law and Government