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SEVENTH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION - NOTICE OF CIRCUIT COURT VACANCY


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 31, 2017
CONTACT:
Christopher J. Greene, Chair,
Seventh Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission
TELEPHONE:
(904) 355-0355


The Seventh Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces a vacancy created in the Circuit Court by the death of Judge Kellie J. Miles.

Applicants must have been a member of The Florida Bar for the preceding five years, a registered voter and must be a resident of the territorial jurisdiction of the court at the time he or she assumes office.


Applications can be downloaded from The Florida Bar's website, www.floridabar.org.

PLEASE NOTE UPDATED REQUIREMENTS

All persons interested in applying must deliver the following:
1. An original completed paper version of the application and attachments to:
    Christopher J. Greene, Chair
    Seventh Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission
    238 Ponte Vedra Park Drive, Suite 104

    Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32082;
2. A PDF version of the aforementioned completed application and attachments, including the executed FDLE form; with a color photograph either in .jpg or .gif format; and
3. A redacted PDF version of the application excluding all exempt information under Chapter 119, F.A. and other applicable public records law.

The PDF files should be submitted on either a flash drive or CD-R and should be named so that the applicant’s name and “redacted” or “original” is readily apparent in the name of the attachment.

NOTE TO APPLICANTS: All questions in the application must be answered fully and completely. Applications should include current and accurate contact information for judges, co-counsel, opposing counsel, and references because those individuals will likely be contacted.

The deadline for submission of the application is August 22, 2017 at 5:00 p.m. Incomplete or non-functioning electronic copies of the applications and applications received after the deadline may not be considered.

Interviews are tentatively scheduled to be September 13 & 14, 2017, time and location to be determined and noticed.

Members of the bench, bar and the public are encouraged to contact members of the Commission concerning applicants for judicial positions. A
complete listing for each member is available from The Florida Bar's website (www.floridabar.org) or from Christopher J. Greene (Chair).

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