Atlanta Judicial Circuit

TO:      ALL MEMBERS OF THE BAR
            AND ALL CITIZENS OF FULTON COUNTY          

 

This is to provide notice to members of the Bar and the public that the Judicial Nominating Commission for the State of Georgia, created by an Executive Order of Governor Nathan Deal, is now engaged in the process of receiving names of persons to fill a vacancy on the Superior Court of Fulton County created by the retirement of the Honorable John J. Goger and any other such vacancies which may occur in Fulton County before the end of the year.

You are invited to submit nominations for this vacancy.  Members of the bar may submit their own name or the names of others.  The public is also invited to submit nominations.  Such names should be sent to the Commission by November 27, 2018. (By letter addressed to Judicial Nominating Commission, c/o Dana McGuire, 600 Peachtree, N.E., Suite 3000, Atlanta, GA  30308-2216, by fax to 404-962-6919 or by email c/o dana.mcguire@troutmansanders.com).

To each person nominated, the Commission will send an application package to be returned for receipt on or before December 11, 2018.  The commission will meet to interview applicants sometime after December 17, 2018.  Applicants will be notified of the time and place for their interview. 

The Commission will select and recommend to the Governor from among those persons found to be “qualified” or “well qualified” a short list of up to five persons for this position.

FOR THE COMMISSION

Pete Robinson, Esq.