The 16th Circuit Judicial Commission is accepting applications for the position of associate circuit judge, Division 34 of the 16th Judicial Circuit (Jackson County). The position was newly created by the Missouri General Assembly. Citizens are encouraged to nominate qualified candidates. Qualifications for the position may be found in Article V, Section 21 of the […]

The Appellate Judicial Commission announced that it is accepting applications for an open seat on the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Clifford H. Ahrens after nearly 25 years on the bench. Citizens are encouraged to nominate well-qualified candidates for the commission’s consideration. The Missouri Constitution requires […]

The 22nd Circuit Judicial Commission (City of St. Louis) is accepting applications for a circuit judge vacancy created by the retirement of Judge John F. Garvey. The application deadline is September 16, 2015. The commission encourages qualified individuals to apply. Qualifications for circuit judges may be found in Article V, Section 21 of the Missouri […]

The 21st Circuit Judicial Commission announced that public interviews will be held for the current circuit judge vacancy in St. Louis County on Sept. 30 and Oct. 1. The Commission will also hold deliberations to select the panel of three nominees for the governor’s consideration upon the conclusion of the interview process. Read the press […]

The 31st Judicial Circuit Commission (Greene County) is accepting applications for an associate circuit judge vacancy created by the appointment of Judge Jason R. Brown to the circuit bench. Applications must be received by 5 p.m., September 9, 2015. Citizens are encouraged to nominate well-qualified candidates for the Commission’s consideration. The Missouri Constitution, Article V, […]

The 21st Judicial Circuit Commission (St. Louis County) is accepting applications for a circuit judge vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Richard Bresnahan. Applications must be received by each commissioner no later than 5 p.m. August 24, 2015. The commission encourages qualified individuals to apply for judicial office. Qualifications for circuit judges may be found […]

Gov. Jay Nixon announced the appointment of Jason R. Brown as circuit judge for the 31st Judicial Circuit, which covers Greene County. The position was created by the retirement of Hon. J. Dan Conklin. Brown has served as associate circuit judge for the 31st Judicial Circuit since January 2005. He was one of three applicants […]

Gov. Jay Nixon announced the appointment of Nicole Colbert-Botchway as associate circuit judge for the 22nd Judicial Circuit, which covers the City of St. Louis. She will fill a vacancy created when Christopher E. McGraugh was appointed as circuit judge. Colbert-Botchway is currently an Administrative Hearing Commissioner for the State of Missouri. Click here to read […]

The 31st Circuit Judicial Commission selected three nominees for the circuit judge position in Greene County created by the retirement of Judge J. Dan Conklin. The nominees are: Jason R. Brown Mark A. Powell Margaret Holden The commission has submitted the panel to Gov. Jay Nixon, who will have 60 days to appoint one of […]

Gov. Jay Nixon appointed James M. Dowd to serve as a judge for the Eastern District of the Missouri Court of Appeals last week. Dowd, an attorney who has practiced law in St. Louis for more than 20 years, will fill the vacancy on the appellate court created by the retirement of Judge Glenn A. […]