Council Announces Meeting Date For Court of Appeals Interviews

February 26, 2019

The Governor’s Council for Judicial Appointments has selected March 11 as the meeting date to interview the 14 candidates who have applied for the Court of Appeals opening in the Western Division. The meeting will begin at 8:30 a.m. CST and will be held at the Jackson Supreme Court Building.

The meeting will include a public hearing, during which members of the public may express any objections to any applicants. The interviews, which will directly follow the public hearing, are also open to the public.

The vacancy in the Court of Appeals was created by the appointment of Brandon O. Gibson as Senior Advisor in the Office of the Governor.

Information on the 14 candidates is available on

The Jackson Supreme Court Building is located at #6 Highway 45 By-Pass in Jackson.