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Judicial Council of the Second Circuit Announcement for Bankruptcy Judgeship

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

The Second Circuit Judicial Council invites applications from highly-qualified candidates for a Bankruptcy Judge position in the Southern District of New York. The person selected will maintain chambers in Bowling Green, New York. The basic jurisdiction of a bankruptcy judge is specified in 28 U.S.C. §§ 151-159. Or Title 28 of the United States Code, sections 151 to 159.

The term of office is 14 years. The current annual salary is $185,012

A full public notice for the Bankruptcy Judge position and the application form will be distributed commencing on Monday, February 9, 2015 and may be obtained from the Court’s website at or by calling (212) 857-8700 or faxing (212) 857-8680.

Completed application packages must be in the format required by the Second Circuit and received no later than noon EST on Friday, March 27, 2015 without exception.

Mailing address:
Karen Greve Milton
Circuit Executive
Circuit Executive Office
United States Courthouse
40 Foley Square, Room 2904
New York, NY 10007