Contact: Tom Evenson, (608) 266-2839
Governor Walker Seeks Applicants for Dane County Judicial Vacancy
Madison – Governor Scott Walker announced today he is seeking applicants for appointment to the Dane County Circuit Court.

The new appointee will replace outgoing Dane County Circuit Court Judge John W. Markson, whose resignation is effective June 2, 2017. The new appointee, should he or she choose to run, would be up for election in April 2018.

To apply, please submit the following:

Cover Letter


Two Writing Samples

Judicial Application: found on Governor Walker’s website:

(Select “Contact” at the top of the page, “Apply to Serve Wisconsin,” and then “Judicial Application”)

All application materials must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Friday, May 5, 2017. Following submission, you will receive an email confirming that we have received your application, and explaining the next steps.

Potential applicants with questions about the process should email their questions If you need to speak with someone immediately, you may contact Jennifer Roades at 608-266-1212.

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