The District of Columbia Judicial Nomination Commission (JNC) is looking to fill a vacancy due to the upcoming retirement of Judge Kathryn A. Oberly of the D.C. Court of Appeals in December.
Within 60 days following the vacancy, the JNC will forward the names of three possible nominees to President Obama for appointment.
The deadline to apply for the Court of Appeals vacancy is October 25. Applicants must meet specific qualifications to be considered. Application materials should include a letter of interest, résumé, applicant questionnaire, and writing samples in separate PDF files and should be sent to the JNC executive director and each member of the commission.Visit the Judicial Nomination Commission’s Web site for application instructions for judicial vacancies. All materials and correspondence should be sent to Kim M. Whatley, Executive Director, Judicial Nomination Commission, 515 5th Street NW, Suite 235, Washington, DC 20001. The executive director can also be reached at 202-879-0478 or email@example.com.