Deadline for Judicial Applications Extended One Week

New deadline for applications is February 1

Friday, January 18, 2013

WASHINGTON – The deadline for interested individuals to apply for consideration to fill federal judicial vacancies on the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan has been extended one week, to February 1, 2013. 

The Judicial Advisory Committee established by Sens. Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow will accept applications through 5 p.m. EST on Friday, Feb. 1. This diverse and broadly based committee, made up of legal professionals in Michigan, will evaluate all of the applicants and give their recommendations to the senators, who will then make recommendations to the president. 

Those interested in applying for the judicial vacancies should download and fill out the application for U.S. District Court Eastern District of Michigan at the senators’ websites: or

and submit two copies of a CD or DVD, each of which should contain the following two pdf files: 

  • one pdf of the application and letters of recommendation; 
  • one pdf of any supporting documents that you believe are necessary for the committee to evaluate your application. 

The CDs or DVDs should be returned by U.S. mail, courier service or hand delivery to arrive no later than 5:00 p.m. EST on February 1, 2013 at: 

Judicial Advisory Committee
Attn: Cassandra Woods
Office of the U.S. Senator Carl Levin
Room 1860
McNamara Building
477 Michigan Avenue
Detroit, MI 48226-2576