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By Executive Order No. 15, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo established Judicial Screening Committees to evaluate the qualifications of candidates for appointment or designation to judicial office throughout New York State, and to recommend to the Governor those persons who are highly qualified to hold judicial office.  

PUBLIC NOTICE

The New York State Judicial Screening Committee is actively seeking applications for the following positions:

 

Presiding Justice of the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Second Department

Applicants must be elected New York State Supreme Court Justices and reside in the Second Department. (Application Deadline: July 28, 2017)

 

Presiding Justice of the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Department          

Applicants must be elected New York State Supreme Court Justices and reside in the Third Department. (Application Deadline July 28, 2017)

 

Additional Justices of the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, First, Second, Third, and Fourth Departments

Applicants must be elected New York State Supreme Court Justices and reside in New York State. (Applications accepted continuously)

 

Judge of the New York State Court of Claims

Applicants must reside in New York State, be admitted to practice law in New York for at least ten years, and be attorneys in good standing.  

 

Interested candidates should submit an original and fourteen copies of their application and supplemental materials to:

James Finke
NYS Judicial Screening Committees
State Capitol, Room 239
Albany, New York 12224

To download an application and for specific deadlines for each position, please visit our website at:  http://www.governor.ny.gov/judicial-screening

For more information, please contact the New York State Judicial Screening Committees at (518) 474-1289 or email: james.finke@exec.ny.gov.

 

 
New York State Judicial Screening Committees
State Capitol
Room 239
Albany, New York 12224
(518) 474-1289

For an application, please download and complete the PDF document below.