Commission Accepting Applications for Vacancy in 20th Judicial District Criminal Court - Davidson County

August 3, 2017

The Trial Court Vacancy Commission is now accepting applications for the Criminal Court judge vacancy in the 20th Judicial District – Davidson County. The Honorable J. Randall Wyatt, Jr. has informed the governor that he will retire effective September 1, 2017.

Any interested applicant must be a licensed attorney who is at least 30 years of age, a resident of the state for five years, and a resident of the 20th Judicial District. Applicants must complete the designated application, which is available at, and submit it to the Administrative Office of the Courts by noon CDT on August 21, 2017.

The Trial Court Vacancy Commission will interview all qualified applicants in Nashville on September 14, 2017. The meeting will include a public hearing, during which members of the public may express any objections to any applicant. The public hearing followed by the interviews will be open to the public.

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