The FBA Judicial Screening Committee is charged with evaluating candidates seeking appointment to the Fairfax Circuit, General District, and Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Courts. The nine committee members, recommended by the FBA Nominating Committee and elected by the FBA Board of Directors, serve three-year staggered terms, so each year three new members are appointed.
The FBA Judicial Screening Committee invites all judicial candidates to appear before our committee. Based upon a written application and interview candidates are eligible to receive one of the following ratings.
- Highly Recommended
- Not Found Qualified
The 2015-16 Judicial Screening Committee can be found at this link.
To view the Rules of the Fairfax Bar Association Judicial Screening Committee (updated May 2016), please click here.