The Honorable Marla Prudek was appointed to the Fourth Judicial District Court, effective November 9, 2012. Prior to her appointment, she had served as a County Court Judge in the Fourth Judicial District. Her appointment to the district court bench created a vacancy on the county court bench, and the Fourth Judicial District Nominating Commission will meet on Friday, November 30, 2012 to interview and select nominees for appointment to the county court bench.
To be eligible for appointment, nominees must be qualified electors in El Paso County and must be admitted to the practice of law in Colorado. Application forms are available from the ex officio chair of the nominating commission, Justice Monica Marquez, and from the Office of the District Administrator. Applications are also available on the State Judicial website.
Applications must be filed no later than 4 p.m. on November 23, 2012. Any person wishing to suggest a nominee may submit a letter to any member of the nominating commission with a copy to the ex officio chair no later than 4 p.m. on Monday, November 19, 2012.