Gavel

For the State of Georgia

The Judicial Nominating Commission reviews applications and recommends candidates to fill judicial vacancies within the state, superior and appellate courts in Georgia.

Process

Learn the general guidelines for how the Georgia Judicial Nominating Commission evaluates nominees.

Latest News

JNC recommends candidates for Enotah Judicial Circuit

The Judicial Nominating Commission has submitted recommendations to fill a vacancy within the Enotah Judicial Circuit.

JNC recommends candidates for State Courts of Bibb, Bulloch, and DeKalb Counties

The Judicial Nominating Commission has submitted recommendations to fill vacancies within the State Courts of Bibb, Bulloch, and DeKalb Counties. 

JNC recommends candidates for Cherokee and Gwinnett Judicial Circuits

The Judicial Nominating Commission has submitted recommendations to fill vacancies within the Superior Courts of the Cherokee and Gwinnett Judicial Circuits.  The vacancy within the Cherokee Judicial Circuit was created by the passing of the Honorable George Carey Nelson III.  The va