Tallapoosa Judicial Circuit

October 3, 2018

 

TO:      ALL MEMBERS OF THE BAR
            AND ALL CITIZENS OF THE TALLAPOOSA JUDICIAL CIRCUIT    

 

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 Tallapoosa Judicial Circuit created by the resignation of the Honorable Michael Murphy.

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 October 18, 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 November 1, 2018.  The commission will meet to interview applicants on  November 13, 2018.  Applicants will be notified of the time for their interview.  All interviews will be held at The State Capitol in Room 107.

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.