22nd circuit commission seeks applicants for St. Louis City circuit judge

29 November 2004

22nd circuit commission seeks applicants for St. Louis City circuit judge


Contact: Laura Roy, (314) 539-4300

The Twenty-Second Judicial Circuit Commission (St. Louis City) announced today that the Commission is now accepting applications for the position of Circuit Judge. The vacancy is created by the appointment of Judge Nannette A. Baker to the Missouri Court of Appeals, Eastern District.

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. Louis City for at least one year.

Application forms may be picked up in the Clerk’s Office at the Missouri Court of Appeals in the Wainwright State Office Building, 111 North 7th Street, Suite 350, St. Louis, or at the Court’s offices at 121 South Meramec, Clayton. Applications are also available from the Missouri Judiciary’s website by clicking here:

22nd Judicial Circuit Judicial Vacancy 11-29-04

Applications must be received by each Commissioner no later than 12:00 p.m. (noon) on December  17, 2004 to be considered by the Commission. Applicants should contact each Commissioner for an interview.

The Commission will meet December 23, 2004 to select three nominees for the Circuit Judge vacancy to be submitted to Governor Robert Holden, who will have 60 days to appoint one of them.

The members of the Twenty-Second Judicial Circuit Commission are: Chief Judge of the Missouri Court of Appeals George W. Draper III, Laura T. Cohen, Thomas Schwartz, Christopher McGraugh, and Eva Louise Frazer, M.D.