Gov. Tony Evers announced on May 31, 2023, that he is seeking applicants for the Barron County Circuit Court – Branch 2 and subsequently extended the application deadline. The governor announced Wednesday he is accepting applications on a rolling basis until the vacancy is filled.
The appointment will fill the vacancy created by Judge J. M. Bitney’s retirement, effective Sept. 15, 2023. The new judge will complete a term ending July 31, 2024.
To apply, please email a completed application form and supporting materials to [email protected].
The application can be found on the “Apply to Serve” page on Gov. Evers’ website at: www.evers.wi.gov.
For questions about the judicial process, please contact the Governor’s Office of Legal Counsel at (608) 266-1212.