The United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas is soliciting qualified applicants in order to appoint a full-time United States Magistrate Judge for its Corpus Christi Division. The current annual salary of the position is $191,360. The term of office is 8 years.
A full public notice for the position, which includes information concerning background and IRS tax checks as well as financial disclosure requirements, and the application form are available in the office of the United States District Clerk at Brownsville, Corpus Christi, Galveston, Houston, Laredo, McAllen and Victoria. The notice is also available on the Court's website at www.txs.uscourts.gov.
Applications may be submitted in person or by mail and must be received by 5:00 p.m. on April 30, 2019, at the Office of the United States District Clerk, Southern District of Texas; United States Courthouse, 1133 North Shoreline Blvd., Room 208, Corpus Christi, TX 78401; Attn: Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Committee.
Applications will be kept confidential, unless the applicant consents to disclosure, and will be examined only by members of the merit selection panel and judges of the district court. The panel’s deliberations are confidential.
About U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas is one of the largest district courts among the country's 94 federal judicial districts. The district courts, combined with the appellate courts and the Supreme Court, make up the judicial branch of the federal government. The Southern District of Texas consists of the following seven divisional offices: Brownsville, Corpus Christi, Galveston, Houston, Laredo, McAllen and Victoria.