Lady Justicia holding sword and scale bronze figurine with judge hammer on wooden table

The Maricopa County Board of Supervisors is seeking applicants for justice of the peace in the White Tank Justice Precinct. 

The board accepted the resignation of Judge David M. Osterfeld on April 8.

The district includes Buckeye, Goodyear, Litchfield Park and Glendale.

According to state law, the appointee, like Osterfeld, must be a Republican who lives in the White Tank Justice Precinct. This person must be a registered Arizona voter.

The Board of Supervisors will fill the vacancy in the coming weeks. The person selected will fulfill the remainder of the current term which runs through the end of 2022.

Applicants should send their letters of interest along with a resume to the Office of the Clerk of the Board of Supervisors, 301 W. Jefferson, 10th Floor, Phoenix, AZ 85003 or email 

Applicants are subject to a background check.