TBA Law Blog


Posted by: Katharine Heriges on Apr 3, 2019
The Trial Court Vacancy Commission is now accepting applications to fill a criminal court judge vacancy in the 13th Judicial District, which covers Clay, Cumberland, DeKalb, Overton, Pickett, Putnam and White counties. This vacancy was created by the upcoming retirement of the Hon. David A. Patterson, who will end his service effective June 30. Qualified applicants must be licensed attorneys who are at least 30 years of age, have been residents of the state for five years, and are residents of the district. Application should be submitted to the Administrative Office of the Courts by noon CDT on April 17. Each candidate must submit an original as well as a digital copy of his or her application. Read more here.