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Notice of Judicial Vacancy Monday, July 8, 2019

The Judicial Nominating Committee received a letter from Governor Doug Burgum convening the Committee to screen applicants and submit a list of nominees to fill the new judgeship in the South Central Judicial District
(with chambers in Bismarck or Mandan). This position was created by the 66th North Dakota Legislative Assembly [HB 1002].

The committee is now accepting applications from qualified attorneys interested in the district court appointment. The judgeship will be filled under
Chapter 27-25 N.D.C.C. Application information is included below. 

Application Form
Statement of Interests Form
Applications can be sent to and must be received by
12:00 noon (CDT) on Friday, July 12, 2019. 

The following week, the State Bar Association will conduct an electronic judicial candidate survey of the applicants before the Judicial Nominating Committee meets.
If you have any questions, please contact SBAND Executive Director Tony Weiler at