Application for Judge of the Phoenix Municipal Court



The Judicial Selection Advisory Board is accepting applications for the position of Judge of the Phoenix Municipal Court.

DUTIES: Applies relevant state statutes, city ordinances, Supreme Court Rules, and case law when presiding over a variety of court cases including criminal misdemeanor complaints, traffic charges, jury and non-jury trials, pre-trial conferences, arraignments, motions, and other court proceedings. This position is filled by appointment of the City Council to a specified term.

REQUIREMENT: Admission to the State Bar of Arizona and a minimum of five years practice of law or equivalent legal experience is required, with preference to at least five years of law practice in Arizona.

Applications are available to download below or through the Judicial Selection Advisory Board c/o Phoenix Municipal Court, 300 West Washington Street, Phoenix, AZ 85003 (602) 262-1608.

Applications must be received no later than 5:00 p.m., January 31, 2014.

Successful applicants will be required to take and pass a drug test and employment will be contingent upon successful completion of any required drug test and consideration of background, references, and other job-related selection information.


Full Time Judge Application - MS Word

Full Time Judge Application