TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Kate Prince on Jun 8, 2021

Applications are being accepted for Circuit Court Judge in the 25th Judicial District, which includes Fayette, Hardeman, Lauderdale, McNairy, and Tipton counties. The opening was created by the retirement of Judge Joe H. Walker III. Licensed attorneys who are 30 years of age, have been residents of the state for five years and are currently residents of the 25th Judicial District are welcome to apply. Submit the Trial Court Vacancy Commission application to the Administrative Office of the Courts by noon CDT on June 22. The commission will consider applicants at a hearing on July 22 at 9 a.m. CDT. The location will be announced at a later date. The AOC’s website has more on the application process.