ST. LOUIS - The Twenty-Second Judicial Circuit Commission (City of St. Louis) announced today that the Commission is now
accepting applications for the position of Circuit Judge. The vacancy is
created by the retirement of Judge Evelyn M. Baker.
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 the City of St. Louis for at least one year.
Application forms may be
picked up in the Clerk’s Office at the Missouri Court of Appeals in the Old
Post Office, 815
Olive Street, St. Louis, Missouri63101. Applications are also available here:
Applications must be received
by each Commissioner no later than on April 25, 2008 to be considered by the Commission. Applicants should
contact each Commissioner for an interview after the filing of their
The Commission will meet to
select three nominees to be submitted to Governor Matt Blunt, at 9:30 a.m. May 16, 2008, at the Missouri Court of Appeals.
The members of the
Twenty-Second Judicial Circuit Commission are: Chief Judge of the Missouri
Court of Appeals Patricia L. Cohen, Thomas Schwartz, Mary Anne Sedey, Stephen
Doss and June Bosley Dabney-Gray.