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. […]

Pursuant to Missouri Supreme Court Rule 10.28(d), the 31st Judicial Circuit Commission releases the following information relating to the applicants for the Circuit Judge position created by the retirement of Judge J. Dan Conklin. There are 8 applicants: 2 men and 6 women, 1 presently employed in the private sector and 7 presently employed in the […]

The 22nd Circuit Judicial Commission has selected a panel of three nominees for the associate circuit judge vacancy in the city of St. Louis. The nominees are: Nicole Colbert-Botchway, Bridget Halquist and Craig Higgins. Click here to learn more.

The U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri appointed a 10-person Merit Selection Panel for the selection and appointment of a new U.S. Magistrate Judge. The panel is made up of eight lawyers and two nonlawyers. Find a list of panelists here.

Gov. Jay Nixon announced the appointment of Christopher E. McGraugh as circuit judge for the 22nd Judicial Circuit, filling a vacancy created by the retirement of Hon. Michael P. David. Click here to learn more.

Pursuant to Supreme Court Rule 10.28(d), the 22nd Circuit Judicial Commission releases information relating to applicants for the vacancy created by the appointment of associate circuit judge Christopher McGraugh to the circuit bench. A total of 26 applicants, 14 women and 12 men, will be interviewed by members of the commission on May 13 – […]

The 31st Circuit Judicial Commission is accepting applications for a circuit judge position in Greene County, created by the retirement of Judge J. Dan Conklin. Missourians are encouraged to nominate qualified candidates. The commission must receive all completed applications for the circuit judge position vacancy by 5 p.m. May 26. The applications and instructions are […]

The Appellate Judicial Commission announced its panel of three nominees to fill the vacancy on the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District, created by the retirement of Judge Glenn Norton. The three nominees are: James M. Dowd, Judge Lisa Page and Erwin O. Switzer. Click here to read the press release.