The New York County Democratic Committee has announced the formation of an Independent Screening Panel to report on candidates for nomination by the Democratic Party for
- two (2) New York county-wide Civil Court vacancies
- and one (1) Municipal Civil Court District vacancy,
which will be filled in the November general election. The heads of numerous bar associations, community’s organizations and law schools have been invited to nominate members of the panel, which will be directed to report a total of no more than the nine most highly qualified candidates for the three (3) Civil Court vacancies.
Candidates for the Court may obtain applications, via email, from the administrator of the panel:
Tanya M. Branch, Esq., at Brody& Branch LLP,
205 Lexington Avenue 4 th Floor, New York, NY 10016,
telephone number (212) 679-7007;
Questions concerning this year’s panel should be directed to the Panel Administrator, or the New York County Democratic Committee office at (212) 687-6540.
The deadline for submitting completed Civil Court applications is Friday, March 10, 2017 at 5PM.