The application deadline has been extended to December 10, 2018 for a vacancy on the Superior Court in Cochise County created by the retirement of Judge Karl Elledge on February 28, 2019.
The Office of the Governor will review applications and interview selected applicants for the vacancy, and Governor Doug Ducey will appoint the new judge pursuant to Article VI, Section 12 of the Arizona Constitution.
The most current judicial application form (revised January 2017) can be downloaded at the Judicial Department website: www.azcourts.gov/jnc.
Applicants must be at least 30 years of age, of good moral character, admitted to the practice of law in, and a resident of Arizona for the past five years, and a resident of Cochise County for the past year pursuant to Article VI, Sections 22 and 37 of the Arizona Constitution.
A signed original application with all attachments, and a searchable .pdf version of the application and attachments must be submitted to Anni Foster, General Counsel, Office of Governor Doug Ducey, Executive Tower, 1700 W. Washington St., Phoenix, AZ 85007, by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, December 10, 2018.
All interviews are open to the public. The interview schedule will be announced at a later date.