The Fourth Judicial District Nominating Commission will meet at the El Paso County Courthouse on Monday, December 10, 2012, to interview and select nominees for the judgeship to be created by the resignation of the Honorable Robert Crowder.
Eligible applicants for the appointment must be qualified electors of the Fourth Judicial District and must have been admitted to practice law in Colorado for five years. Applications must be submitted to the ex officio chair of the nominating commission by 4 p.m. on Monday, November 26, 2012. The appointed district court judge will serve a provisional term of two years before facing a retention election. If retained in the general election, judges serve additional six-year terms.
Further information about the vacancy is available from the Colorado State Judicial Branch.