Application for Eighth Judicial Circuit Vacancy


​The Judicial Vacancy Advisory Commission will receive applications immediately for the pending vacancy on the Eighth Judicial Circuit serving the County of McDowell.  The deadline for application and submittal of letters of recommendation is March 27, 2019.  Interviews will be held on April 4, in Charleston, WV. 
Applications and letters of recommendation will not be considered if received after the deadlines outlined above.  Both must be submitted to: 

Judicial Vacancy Advisory Commission, c/o Brian Abraham, General Counsel
Office of the Governor 
1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East, Charleston, West Virginia 25305.  

You may access the application HERE.

You may access the application as a PDF HERE.

You may access the instructions HERE.

Please follow all instructions in the application.


Contact Information

Brian Abraham


Office of the Governor
State Capitol, 1900 Kanawha Blvd. E
Charleston, WV 25305

Office Phone:
304.558.2000 or 1.888.438.2731

Governor's Mansion:

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