ST. LOUIS – The Twenty-First Judicial Circuit
Commission (St. LouisCounty) is accepting applications for the
position of Circuit Judge. The vacancy is created by the retirement of Judge Bernhardt C. Drumm, Jr.
The Commission actively seeks out
and encourages qualified individuals, including women and minorities, to apply
for judicial office. By law, Circuit Judges must be at least 30 years of age,
licensed to practice law in Missouri, a qualified voter of Missouri and a resident of St. LouisCounty for at least one year.
forms may be picked up in the Clerk’s Office at the Missouri Court of Appeals
in the Old Post Office, 815
Olive Street, Room 304, St.
Louis. Applications are also available here:
Applications must be received by
each Commissioner no later than on February
11, 2009 to
be considered by the Commission. Applicants should contact each Commissioner
for an interview. Those
who submitted applications for the Wiesman vacancy will be considered for this
vacancy and need not resubmit an application.
Commission will meet to select three nominees to be submitted to Governor of
Missouri as soon as practicable after the closure of the application period on February
Notice of the date, time and place of the meeting will be made public at least
24 hours before the meeting
of the Twenty-First Judicial Circuit Commission are: Chief Judge Nannette A.
Baker, Gerard Noce, Debbie Champion, Patrick Dudley and Laurie Westfall.