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Voting-affinity data
for the 2010-2018 Terms
(September 1, 2009 to August 31, 2018)

Willett
Willett
Hecht
Hecht

In 2010-2018, they participated together in 724 decisions (including per curiams)

Joined the same opinions 645/724 89.1%
Different opinions, same judgment 30/724 4.1%
Agreed on judgment 675/724 93.2%
Disagreed on judgment 49/724 6.8%

And 182 of those led to split (non-unanimous) opinions

Joined the same opinions 103/182 56.6%
Different opinions, same judgment 30/182 16.5%
Agreed on judgment 133/182 73.1%
Disagreed on judgment 49/182 26.9%
 

Within those 182 cases that had some split opinions:

103 cases:
Joined the same opinions

30 cases:
Some divergence on opinions

49 cases:
Disagreed about the judgment