Gov. Tony Evers
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Gov. Evers Seeks Applicants for Court of Appeals—District I

The new judge will complete a term ending July 31, 2021.

By - Oct 25th, 2019 06:00 am

MADISON — Gov. Tony Evers announced today that he is seeking applicants for the Wisconsin Court of Appeals – District I.

The appointment will fill a vacancy being created by Judge Joan Kessler’s retirement, effective February 7, 2020. The new judge will complete a term ending July 31, 2021.

District I consists solely of Milwaukee County.

To apply, please email a completed application form and supporting materials to Applications must be received by 5 pm on November 13, 2019.

The application form is available on the “Apply to Serve” page of the Governor’s website:

Potential applicants with questions about the judicial selection process may contact the governor’s Office of Legal Counsel at (608) 266-1212.

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