Contact: Amy Hasenberg, (608) 266-2839
MADISON – Governor Scott Walker announced today he is seeking applicants for appointment to the Milwaukee County Circuit Court.The new appointee will replace outgoing Milwaukee County Circuit Court Judge Richard Sankovitz, whose resignation is effective December 31, 2018.  The new appointee, should he or she choose to run, would be up for election in April 2020.

To apply, please submit the following:

Cover Letter


Two Writing Samples

Judicial Application: found on Governor Walker’s website: (Select “Menu” at the top right of the page, “Serve WI,” “Service Applications,” “Judicial Application.”)

All application materials must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., Wednesday, October 31, 2018.  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 Kate Wiedel at 608-266-1212.

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