State officials are accepting applications for open seats on the Dane and Marathon county circuit courts.
Dane County Circuit Court Branch 7 has a vacancy created by Judge William Hanrahan’s resignation. Whoever replaces him will serve until July 31, 2021.
Marathon County Circuit Court Branch 1 has an opening created by Judge Jill Falstad’s resignation, which goes into effect July 3, 2020. The new judge will complete a term ending July 31. 2021.
Applications for both positions can be found online. All applicants should submit materials to GOVJudicialAppointments@wisconsin.gov. The deadline for submission for the Dane County position is April 27. The deadline for Marathon County is May 4.
Call the Governor’s Office of Legal Counsel at (608) 266-1212 with questions about the judicial selection process.