Candidates sought for judgeship in Madison County

June 18, 2013 

Wanted: one judge, sought for the 3rd Judicial Circuit.

With the appointment of Associate Judge James Hackett as resident Circuit Judge, there is now a vacancy for an associate judge. The circuit covers Madison and Bond counties.

Any U.S. citizen who is a resident of the circuit area and licensed to practice law may seek appointment as a judge. Applicants must submit two applications to the director of the Administrative Office of the Illinois Courts.

Forms are available in the office of the chief judge at the Madison County Courthouse, 155 North Main St, Edwardsville; and from the courts' website, www.state.il.us/court.

Applications must be received by 5 p.m. July 18.

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