Application Information

The Federal Judicial Evaluation Committee (FJEC), a bipartisan panel of leading attorneys in Texas, reviews applications, interviews candidates, and makes recommendations to the Senators. 

Senators Cornyn and Cruz are currently accepting applications for judicial vacancies in the U.S. District Courts for the Western District of Texas and the Southern District of Texas. These vacancies are located in Del Rio and Laredo. You may download the application by clicking here

Completed application packets must be received at the below email addresses no later than April 11, 2022. Email submission is strongly recommended due to delays caused by security procedures in receiving Congressional mail. 

NOTE: On Monday, May 2, 2022, Senator Cornyn and Senator Cruz announced that they would be extending the deadline for applications to the judicial vacancies in the U.S. District Courts for the Western District of Texas and the Southern District of Texas.  The updated deadline for applications is June 1, 2022 for the vacancies located in Del Rio and Laredo.

Questions regarding applications and the process may be directed to the contacts listed below.

 

U.S. Senator John Cornyn             

U.S. Senator Ted Cruz

FJEC_@cornyn.senate.gov

FJEC@cruz.senate.gov

Attn: Ryan Raybould

Attn: Nicholas Ganjei

 

 

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