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JNC Seeks Comments on Superior Court Chief Judge Candidates

May 16, 2016

The District of Columbia Judicial Nomination Commission is seeking comments on five candidates under consideration for chief judge of the D.C. Superior Court for a four-year term beginning October 1, 2016.

In addition to current Superior Court Chief Judge Lee F. Satterfield, who is seeking a third term, Superior Court Associate Judges Judith A. Bartnoff, Erik P. Christian, Robert E. Morin, and Hiram Puig-Lugo are applying for the position. Read the candidates' submitted statements of interest.

All comments must be received by Thursday, June 9. Comments can be submitted online or by paper copy of the evaluation survey available on the commission's Web site.

For more information, read the commission's release.