This list includes all current judicial and clerk-magistrate vacancies. No applications will be accepted unless a vacancy is posted under Vacancies Open for Application.

Updated April 16, 2014

Supreme Judicial Court

No current vacancies.

Appeals Court

No current vacancies.

Superior Court

The Honorable Robert A. Mulligan (confirmation pending)
July 16, 2013    

The Honorable Thomas R. Murtagh (confirmation pending)
February 11, 2014

Probate & Family Court
No current vacancies.

Land Court

No current vacancies.

Housing Court

No current vacancies.

Housing Court Clerk-Magistrate    

No current vacancies.

District Court

NOTE: A maximum of 158 District Court judges may be appointed at any particular time.
M.G.L.c. 211B, § 2 & M.G.L. c. 218, § 6. As of April 16, 2014, there are 157 District Court judges appointed to the District Court.

Subject to the statutory cap, vacancies may be filled as circuit appointments or for any of the "named" statutory positions that are not filled at this time:

Brockton District Court (vice Baylor)
Cambridge District Court (vice Pierce) (confirmation pending)
Chelsea District Court (vice Maldonado)
Gardner District Court (vice Philbin)
Gloucester District Court (vice Flatley)
Hingham District Court (vice Hurley)
Newburyport District Court (vice Melahn)
Newburyport District Court (vice O'Leary)
Orange District Court (vice Merrigan)
Orange District Court (vice Schubert)
Orleans District Court (vice Garth)
Southern Berkshire District Court (vice McElroy)
Palmer District Court (vice Cote)
Pittsfield District Court (vice Barbalunga)
Uxbridge District Court (vice Virostek)
Westborough District Court (vice Waickowski)
Winchendon District Court (vice Garbose)
Worcester District Court (vice Brennan)
District Court Clerk-Magistrate

Gloucester District Court
The Honorable Kevin P. Burke
January 20, 2010

Winchendon District Court
The Honorable Daniel F. Langelier
March 19, 2011

Boston Municipal Court

No current vacancies.

Boston Municipal Court Clerk-Magistrate

No current vacancies.

Juvenile Court

No current vacancies.

Juvenile Court Clerk-Magistrate

Barnstable County Division
The Honorable Charles P. Andrade
December 1, 2012
Posted: Application deadline closed.