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THIRTEENTH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION ANNOUNCES HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY COURT JUDICIAL VACANCY


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 4, 2013
CONTACT:
Cynthia Sullivan Oster, Chair,
Thirteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission
TELEPHONE:
(813) 307-3127


The Thirteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces a vacancy on the Hillsborough County Court created by the retirement of Judge James V. Dominguez, effective on March 31, 2014. The commission is now accepting applications for one county court judge position. In order to be appointed, applicants must be residents of Hillsborough County, registered voters, and members of The Florida Bar for the past five years.

Applications can be downloaded from The Florida Bar’s website. Applicants will be asked to provide their name, address, telephone and fax number, and e-mail address to facilitate communication with the commission.

Applicants must submit a fully completed original and one copy of the application, along with a photograph attached to the original and to the copy, to Cynthia Sullivan Oster, Chair, Thirteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission, c/o Bush Ross, P.A., 1801 North Highland Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33602, no later than 5 p.m. on Dec. 27, 2013. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

In addition to the original and one copy, applicants are requested to provide one electronic unredacted (PDF) copy of the application and one electronic redacted (PDF) copy of the application. Any material redacted by the applicant must be limited to exempt or confidential information pursuant to Chapter 119, Florida Statutes, Florida’s Public Records Law.

Applicants and the public will be advised in subsequent press releases of dates of Commission meetings relating to filling this vacancy. The Commission will submit the names of nominees for this vacant judgeship to Governor Rick Scott by January 31, 2014.

A list of members of the Thirteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission is available from The Florida Bar’s website. Questions should be directed to Cynthia Sullivan Oster, Chair, Thirteenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission, at (813) 307-3127 or osterc@hillsboroughcounty.org.

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[Revised: 12-05-2013]