Governor appoints Salt Lake City lawyer to judgeship

Utah News

Published 9:03 pm PDT, Wednesday, October 30, 2019

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Gov. Gary Herbert has appointed Salt Lake City lawyer Kristine Johnson as a judge for the state district court that serves Salt Lake, Teoele and Summit counties.

Johnson is a shareholder with the Parsons Behle & Latimer law firm and she has practiced law since 1995.

Herbert’s appointment of Johnson to the Third Judicial District bench is subject to confirmation by the Utah Senate.

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