Judge Joan N. Feeney to Retire; Merit Selection Panel Appointed

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Chief Judge Jeffrey R. Howard of the United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit  announced today that Judge Joan N. Feeney, who has served as a judge for the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts since 1992,  will retire effective May 17, 2019.  He also announced the formation of a Bankruptcy Merit Selection Panel to screen and review applicants for the resulting bankruptcy judgeship vacancy in Boston, MA.  The announcement can be viewed here:  http://www.ca1.uscourts.gov/news/judge-joan-n-feeney-retire-bankruptcy-merit-selection-panel-appointed.  The announcement has instructions regarding obtaining an application for the position.