The Florida Bar
JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION – APPLICATIONS SOUGHT FOR TENTH CIRCUIT JUDGE POSITION
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 8, 2013
CONTACT: Benjamin W. Hardin, Jr., Chair,
The Florida Bar
The Tenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces one new vacancy in the Tenth Judicial Circuit Court due to the retirement of Judge Harvey A. Kornstein, effective December 31, 2013. Applicants for this circuit judgeship must have been a member of the Florida Bar for the preceding five years, must be registered to vote in the state of Florida, and must reside in Polk, Hardee or Highlands County at the time the successful applicant is sworn into office.
Application forms for the judgeship may be obtained from the Nominating Commission Chair, Benjamin W. Hardin, Jr., whose address and telephone number appears below. Application forms in various word processing formats are available on the Florida Bar website at www.flabar.org. The original and nine copies of the completed application (no notebooks or binders, please) must be delivered to the Commission Chair at the address appearing below no later than 5 p.m. on Wednesday, October 30. In the past, applications that were not delivered by the specified deadline were not considered by the Commission.
Commission Members are: Benjamin W. Hardin, Jr., Richard E. Straughn, Kenneth B. Evers, Timothy McCausland, Victor Smith, Donald Wilson, Jr., John Hugh Shannon, Robert Swaine, and Cassandra Larkin Denmark.
Benjamin W. Hardin, Jr.
Hardin & Associates, P.A.
1905 Bartow Road
Lakeland, Florida 33801
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