Judicial Vacancy in Linn County

The Hon. Carol Bispham will retire as sitting judge in Linn County effective June 30, 2017.

It is anticipated that the Governor will make a formal announcement on June 9, 2017, to solicit applications for appointment. The deadline to apply will be July 5, 2017. Appointment is anticipated no later than September.

A joint bar-bench committee is being established to interview the applicants and make recommendations to the Governor. More information will be communicated soon.