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Boston Bankruptcy Judge Applications Extended

Friday, December 21, 2018

UNITED STATES COURTS
FOR THE FIRST CIRCUIT

BANKRUPTCY JUDGE POSITION

To ensure that we "reach a wide audience of qualified applicants," as prescribed by
Judicial Conference regulations governing the selection, appointment, and reappointment of
bankruptcy judges, the First Circuit Court of Appeals will accept additional applications through
January 31, 2019 for a bankruptcy judge position for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the
District of Massachusetts in Boston. Simultaneously, the Bankruptcy Merit Selection Panel will
evaluate the applications for this position that have been received to date. The Bankruptcy Merit
Selection Panel will consider additional applications on a rolling basis. Attorneys with broad or
specialized litigation or commercial experience are encouraged to apply, whether or not such
experience is in bankruptcy law. Interested applicants may obtain an application from the
Circuit Executive's Office, from the Bankruptcy Court Clerk for the District of Massachusetts, or
by accessing the Court of Appeals' website at www.ca1.uscourts.gov. The term of office is 14
years and the current salary is $191,360. Applications are to be received in the Circuit
Executive's Office no later than January 31, 2019. EOE.