Victim Support Services, VSS, provides a brief sample of a victim advocate or impact letter. VSS also provides general guidelines and suggestions for the breadth of information that can be included in a letter to a judge... More » Education Writing

As of September 2015, websites for Michael P. Maddux, P.A., The Law Office of H. Michael Steinberg, and Broden, Mickelsen, Helms & Snipes offer sample character letters to judges. At the Maddux site, the Character Letter... More »

There are many websites that have sample letters to write to a judge and tips on how to write similar professional letters, including The Law Dictionary, Legal Services for Prisoners with Children and Sample Letters Worl... More »

A sample character letter written to a judge should include a brief introduction, information on the subject's character based on experience and an invitation to contact the writer with further inquiries. Never give info... More »

Character references for court hearings must be addressed to the judge or magistrate of the court. The letter should introduce the author's affiliation to the subject and provide an opinion of their general character in ... More »

When writing a victim impact statement, the writer should let the court know how the crime affected his family, states the National Organization of Parents of Murdered Children. If the writer is the family member of some... More » Education Writing

A character letter to a judge should include the judge's name and title, information about who you are, information about how you met the defendant, specific good deeds that you have seen the defendant do and how an inca... More »