Arizona Judicial Branch

Apply for a Vacancy

Notice to Candidates Seeking Full-Time Judicial Positions

Note: Canon 4 of the Code of Judicial Conduct applies to candidates for judicial office. See Ariz. Sup. Ct. R. 81, Application.

Applications are available and accepted when a vacancy is announced.  The deadline for applications is always shown on the announcement and at the top of the application form.

Because slight changes are made to the application form for each vacancy, forms are posted at this site only for current vacancies.

To download the form:  click on the Microsoft Word format link.  Choose "Save" and select a folder and file name to save the form on your system.

Supreme Court Vacancies


Court of Appeals Division I Vacancies
Judges Andrew Gould and Patricia Orozco
These vacancies are for Apache, Coconino, La Paz, Mohave, Navajo, Yavapai and Yuma Counties only
Vacancies Closed January 13, 2017

 Court of Appeals Division II
Honorable Joseph W. Howard 
This vacancy is for Cochise, Gila, Graham, Greenlee, Pinal, or Santa Cruz Counties only

Vacancy Closed March 31, 2017

Maricopa County Superior Court Vacancies



Pima County Superior Court Vacancies
Honorable K.C. Stanford
Vacancy Closed March 3, 2017

Pinal County Superior Court Vacancies