Gov. Gary Herbert has appointed attorney Jeffrey C. Wilcox to fill a vacancy on the 5th District Court bench, which hears cases originating in Beaver, Iron and Washington counties.
"Jeff has a well-deserved reputation as a litigator who possesses both outstanding skills and unquestioned integrity. His wide breadth of practice areas will make him an asset to the bench" Herbert said Wednesday in a news release. "He has demonstrated a commitment to serving the people of Utah with his practice and will now do so as a judge."
"I am truly humbled by the invitation to serve on the court," said Wilcox in a news release "It's a great opportunity to serve the community I love."