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Court Commissioner, Superior Court in Mohave County

Court Commissioner, Superior Court in Mohave County

Temporary Part-time Position - 3 days per week (up to 24 hours per week), $57.46 per hour. It is anticipated that in the new fiscal year this will become a part-time, partial benefit eligible position.

The Superior Court in Mohave County is accepting applications for appointment as a Court Commissioner. The selected Commissioner serves at the pleasure of the Presiding Judge and is subject to assignment in various case types including but not limited to: domestic relations, drug court, juvenile delinquency, probate and criminal arraignments in Kingman or as assigned.

A candidate for this position must be a United States Citizen, a duly licensed member of the State Bar of Arizona, and shall have engaged in the active general practice of law and been a resident of the State of Arizona, for a period of not less than five years immediately preceding appointment. Applicants need not be a resident at the time of their application, however, under A.R.S. 12-211 (B) must be a resident of Mohave County when appointed. Achievement or distinction in various areas of the law and litigation consistent with the duties of this position is desirable. The top candidates will be interviewed by a selection committee who will make recommendations to the Presiding Judge of the Superior Court. The Presiding Judge will make the appointment following a 1-week public comment period.

Commissioners may be appointed to serve as judges pro tempore in the course of their regular duties. The Arizona Constitution, Article IV, §22 requires that judicial nominees must be at least 30 years of age, of good moral character, and admitted to the practice of law in and a resident of the State for five years immediately preceding appointment. Article VI, §37 requires that a nominee shall be under 65 years of age at the time of appointment.

To apply, submit the original completed Special Judicial Officer Application, cover letter of interest and resume to the address listed below. Applications must be received by Superior Court Human Resources by 5:00pm on Wednesday, April 11, 2018. Visit for application materials or call 928-718-4928.

P.O. BOX 7000

Application Materials:

  Arizona Code of Judicial Conduct.



Human Resources

Valerie Winters,
HR Manager, Superior Court in Mohave County

Contact us at:
Superior Court HR
401 E. Spring Street
P.O. Box 7000
Kingman, AZ. 86402

Call:  (928)718-4928 or extension 4470 or 4928

Fax: (928) 753-8908

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