Casey and Toomey Accepting Applications for Eastern District of PA Federal Judgeships

U.S. Senators Bob Casey (D-Pa.) and Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) are accepting applications from persons interested in being considered for appointment to the position of Federal District Court Judge for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Process:

Senators Casey and Toomey will employ the following process to fill vacancies on the Federal District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania:

  • A judicial nomination advisory panel will be established in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
  • This panel will screen applicants for judicial vacancies and submit the names of qualified applicants to the two U.S. Senators.
  • Senators Casey and Toomey will each appoint panel members and one co-chair.  The co-chairs will be: Robert Ross, Founding Partner, Ross Feller Casey, LLP & John Soroko, Chairman Emeritus and Partner, Duane Morris, LLP.

Application:

In order to be considered for a U.S. District Court Judge position in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, please visit the following link to fill out and submit an online application: https://go.senate.gov/8N4N

Please note that persons who previously applied during the last Eastern District of Pennsylvania judicial selection process must submit a new and updated application.  The deadline for submitting a completed application is Monday, February 8, 2021.

For any questions regarding the application process, please email judiciary@casey.senate.gov and judgeappEDPA@toomey.senate.gov.