FRANKFORT, Ky. -- 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 the 46th Judicial District, Division 1, which serves Breckinridge, Grayson and Meade counties.
The three attorneys named as nominees to fill the vacancy are Steven Roy Crebessa, Kenneth Harold Goff II and Richard Gale Sloan.
The District Court judgeship was left vacant by Judge Tom Lively, who resigned Jan. 24 to join the Senior Judges Program.
Steven Roy Crebessa of Flaherty is a first assistant commonwealth’s attorney serving Breckinridge, Grayson and Meade counties. He earned his juris doctor at the University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, graduating in 1993.
Kenneth Harold Goff II of Leitchfield is a partner in the law firm of Goff & Goff in Leitchfield and is an assistant Grayson County attorney. He earned his juris doctor at Northern Kentucky University Salmon P. Chase College of Law, graduating in 1988.
Richard Gale Sloan of Leitchfield is an attorney with the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services and with Buckles, Travis & Sloan CPAs. He earned his juris doctor at the University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, graduating in 1992.