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
To access the Rules of the Fairfax Bar Association Judicial Screening, please click here. To access an Application for Evaluation by the Fairfax Bar Association's Judicial Screening Committee, please click here. Please note that both the Rules and Application were updated in September 2013.