Three nominees selected
FRANKFORT, Ky. (May 26, 2016) — The Judicial Nominating Commission, led by Chief Justice of Kentucky John D. Minton Jr., today announced nominees to fill the vacant District Court judgeship in Campbell County, which is the 17th Judicial District.
- Cameron John Blau of Alexandria — Blau has served as the chief assistant county attorney for Campbell County for 10 years and as the city attorney for the city of Silver Grove for approximately seven years. He received his juris doctor from Western Michigan University’s Thomas M. Cooley Law School.
- John C. Hayden of Newport — Hayden has served as a city commissioner for the city of Newport for seven years and is a partner in the law firm of Hayden & FitzGerald. He received his juris doctor from Northern Kentucky University’s Salmon P. Chase College of Law.
- Robert Dale Monfort of Alexandria — Monfort was previously an assistant commonwealth’s attorney and an assistant county attorney for Campbell County, serving as a prosecutor for more than 22 years in total. He received his juris doctor from Northern Kentucky University’s Salmon P. Chase College of Law.
The District Court judicial seat became vacant when Judge Gregory T. Popovich resigned in March.