Commission Accepting Applications for 16th Judicial District Circuit Court Judge Vacancy

June 18, 2018

The Trial Court Vacancy Commission is accepting applications for a Circuit Court judge in the 16th Judicial District, which covers Rutherford and Cannon counties. The position becomes effective Sept. 1, 2018. The court was created by Chapter 974 of the Public Acts of 2018.

Qualified applicants must be licensed attorneys who are at least 30 years of age, have been residents of the state for five years, and are residents of the 16th Judicial District. Interested applicants must complete the Trial Court Vacancy Commission Application, which is available at, and submit it to the Administrative Office of the Courts by noon CDT on Monday, July 9, 2018.

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