Being Accepted for a Vacancy on the Maricopa County Superior Court
are being accepted for a vacancy on the Superior Court in Maricopa County
created by the retirement of Judge Kristin C.
Maricopa County Commission on Trial Court Appointments will review
applications, interview selected applicants and recommend at least three
nominees for the vacancy to Governor Doug Ducey, who will appoint the new
updated version of the application form can be downloaded at the Judicial
Department web site: www.azcourts.gov/jnc. Applications may be also
obtained from the Administrative Office of the Courts, Human Resources
Department, 1501 W. Washington, Suite 221, Phoenix, by calling (602) 452-3311,
or by sending an email request to email@example.com.
must be at least 30 years old, admitted to practice law in Arizona, a resident
of Arizona for the past five years, and a resident of Maricopa County for the
original completed application, one single-sided copy and 5 double-sided copies
must be returned to the Administrative Office of the Courts, Human Resources
Department, 1501 W. Washington, Suite 221, Phoenix, AZ, 85007, by 3:00 p.m. on
Wednesday, August 31, 2016.
for the recent vacancies in Maricopa County DO NOT need to reapply to be
considered for the new vacancy.
Commission may, at its discretion, use the applications filed for this vacancy
to nominate candidates for any additional vacancies known to the Commission
before the screening meeting for this vacancy is held.
meetings of the Maricopa County Commission on Trial Court Appointments are open
to the public. Meeting dates will be announced. As of January 1,
2017, the new judge will be paid $147,175 annually.