Senators Portman & Brown accepting applications for U.S. District Court vacancy

Friday, July 6, 2018 is the deadline to apply for the vacancy on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio – the seat previously held by The Honorable Susan J. Dlott. Senators Sherrod Brown (D-OH) and Rob Portman (R-OH) are accepting applications and will jointly make recommendations to the President of the United States following a review of applicants by the Senators' bipartisan judicial advisory commission.  ​

The Southern District has court locations in Cincinnati, Columbus, and Dayton and serves more than five million Ohioans in 48 counties.

For more information and to download the application visit: You can also request an application by emailing 




Staff Directory

Contact Information


8 A.M. - 5 P.M.
Monday - Friday