The Judicial Nominating Committee has received a letter from Governor Jack Dalrymple convening the Committee to screen applicants and submit a list of nominees to fill three new judicial positions.
The vacancies are as follows:
East Central Judicial District, designated Judgeship No. 9, tentatively to be chambered in Fargo Northwest Judicial District, designated Judgeship No. 10, tentatively to be chambered in Williston Northwest Judicial District, designated Judgeship No. 11, with chamber city to be determined
The committee is now accepting applications from qualified attorneys interested in the district court appointments. The judgeships will be filled under Chapter 27-25 N.D.C.C. To receive an application, please contact the State Bar Association office (800-472-2685 / 701-255-1404 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications must be received in the SBAND office by 5:00 pm on Thursday, May 23, 2013.
Interviews will be scheduled between June 17 and June 28, 2013.
The State Bar Association will conduct an electronic statewide judicial candidate evaluation of the applicants before the Judicial Nominating Committee interviews candidates in late June.
May 3, 2013