Judicial Nominating Commission announces nominees for vacant judgeship in Adair and Casey counties

Judicial Nominating Commission announces nominees for vacant judgeship in Adair and Casey counties

FRANKFORT, Ky., Aug. 24, 2012 – The Judicial Nominating Commission, led by Chief Justice of Kentucky John D. Minton Jr., today announced nominees to fill the vacant Circuit Court judgeship in the 29th Judicial Circuit, which consists of Adair and Casey counties.

The three attorneys named as nominees to fill the vacancy are Jerry L. Foster, Judy Denise Vance and Ronald Brian Wright.

Foster is in private practice and is based in Liberty. He received his juris doctor from the University of Kentucky College of Law. Vance is in private practice and is based in Columbia. She received her juris doctor from Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Wright is the commonwealth’s attorney for Adair and Casey counties and received his juris doctor from the University of Kentucky College of Law.

The judicial vacancy was created by the passing of Judge James G. Weddle on April 11, 2012.

Leave a Comment:

*