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EIGHTH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSION - NOTICE OF UNION COUNTY COURT VACANCY


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 2, 2018
CONTACT:
Norm D. Fugate, Chair,
Eighth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission
TELEPHONE:
(352) 528-0019


The Eighth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission announces a County Court vacancy in Union County due to the retirement of Judge Robert Bo Bayer.

Applicants must meet the qualifications for a County Court Judge as set forth in the Florida Constitution and Florida Statutes. All persons interested in applying must deliver a complete application and one copy by mail or hand delivery to:

8th Judicial Nominating Commission
c/o Brian S. Kramer
8th Circuit State Attorney’s Office
120 West University Avenue
Gainesville, Florida 32601

YOU MUST ALSO SUBMIT TWO COPIES OF YOUR APPLICATION IN .pdf FORMAT VIA EMAIL TO [email protected]. ONE OF THE .pdf COPIES SHOULD BE SUBMITTED IN REDACTED FORMAT* AND ONE IN NON-REDACTED FORMAT.

*Redacted format means that the document is submitted with redactions of all information which is confidential and/or exempt from the public right of access under Article I, Section 24(a) of the Florida Constitution. (for more information, refer to the 2017 Sunshine Manual, http://www.myfloridalegal.com/sun.nsf/sunmanual)

The deadline for submitting the applications is April 13, 2018 by 12:00 noon. Applications received after the deadline will not be considered. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Applications may be downloaded from The Florida Bar’s JNC webpage: https://www.floridabar.org/directories/jnc/applications/.

The inclusion of a photograph is encouraged. Applicants should be aware that, if selected for an interview, the Commission has set a tentative date of May 14, 2018, for interviews.

A list of the members of the Eighth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission is available on both The Florida Bar’s website and the Florida Governor’s website.

Direct contact with a Commissioner, initiated by an applicant regarding his or her application, is discouraged. Candidate questions regarding the JNC process should be submitted in writing to the JNC Chair.

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