Advisory Commission on Portraits
Charged with promulgating a report and recommendation regarding artwork housed in the Supreme Court.
Chief Justice’s Commission on Fairness and Equity
Makes recommendations to reduce and ultimately eliminate disparate treatment, impacts, and outcomes in the North Carolina judicial system.
Chief Justice's Commission on Professionalism
To enhance professionalism among North Carolina lawyers, judges, and law students.
Chief Justice's Rules Advisory Commission
To promote the administration of justice by recommending amendments to the Rules of Civil Procedure and the General Rules of Practice.
Chief Justice’s Task Force on ACEs-Informed Courts
To understand the impact of ACEs on children and to develop strategies for addressing adverse childhood experiences within our court system.
Dispute Resolution Commission
Charged with certifying and regulating mediators who serve North Carolina's courts.
Human Trafficking Commission
Charged with examining and combating human trafficking in North Carolina.
Innocence Inquiry Commission
Charged with providing an independent and balanced truth-seeking forum for credible post-conviction claims of innocence in North Carolina.
Judicial Standards Commission
Established in 1973 to consider complaints against judges of the state’s General Court of Justice.
North Carolina Commission on the Administration of Law and Justice
Independent, multidisciplinary commission for a comprehensive evaluation and recommendations of our judicial system, completed in July 2017.
North Carolina Equal Access to Justice Commission
To overcome barriers to justice and empower North Carolinians to meet legal needs through our leadership, collaboration and problem-solving.
Office of Indigent Defense Services
Oversees the provision of legal representation to indigent defendants and others entitled to counsel under North Carolina law.
Remote Proceedings Task Force
To improve efficiency and reduce liability/costs of transporting individuals from detention facilities to courthouses for court proceedings.
Sentencing and Policy Advisory Commission
Makes recommendations to the General Assembly for the modification of sentencing laws and policies.