Second Circuit Judicial Vacancy—Apply by Dec. 27 Posted November 29, 2017 by Tallahassee Bar Association


The Second Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission is accepting applications to fill the vacancy on the Second Circuit Court in Leon County created by the resignation of Judge Charles A. Francis. Read the full news release.

Applicants must have been members of The Florida Bar for the preceding five years, registered voters and residents of the territorial jurisdiction of the court at the time of assuming office. Applications can be downloaded from The Florida Bar website at this link.  

  • The application deadline is 5 p.m. EST on Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017.
  • The JNC will meet at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 28, at the offices of Ausley McMullen in Tallahassee.
  • Interviews of applicants are scheduled for Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, and Tuesday, Jan. 16, 2018, at Leon County Court House Annex.