United States District Court - Northern District Court of California

Claudia Wilken, Chief Judge

Richard W. Wieking, Clerk of Court

Ninth Circuit Extends Bankruptcy Judgeship Vacancy in Spokane

Updated January 25, 2013:

The Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit invites applications from highly qualified candidates for the position of Bankruptcy Judge for the Eastern District of Washington. This position will be available on September 9, 2013. The selection process may take up to 10 months to complete. The official duty station for this position will be in Spokane, Washington.

The term of office is 14 years with a possible renewal appointment subject to reappointment procedures. The current salary is $160,080 per annum.

Download the announcement and information sheet.

Download the Eastern District of Washington Bankruptcy Judge Application (specifically for use with this recruitment).

Applications must be in the format required by the Ninth Circuit and received by 5 p.m. February 14, 2013.