Public Notice for Appointment of United States Magistrate Judge

January 6, 2022

The Judicial Conference of the United States has authorized the appointment of a full-time United States Magistrate Judge for the United States District Court for the Middle District of Alabama at Montgomery, Alabama. This appointment is for a full eight-year term beginning upon appointment. The duties of the position are demanding and wide ranging. Magistrate Judge Application forms may be obtained on the U.S. District Court's website at Further information on the Magistrate Judge position may be obtained from Debra P. Hackett, Clerk of the District Court, One Church St. Montgomery, Alabama 36104. Application packets should include the completed application, a cover letter and resume and no more than three letters of recommendation. A Merit Selection Panel composed of attorneys and other members of the community will review all applicants and recommend to the Judges of the District Court in confidence the five persons it considers to be qualified. The Court will make the appointment following an FBI full-field investigation and an IRS tax check of the applicant selected by the court for appointment.

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