FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 7, 2014
Contact: Nancy Volmer
Cell: (801) 712-4545
NOMINEE NAMED TO FILL WASHINGTON COUNTY JUSTICE COURT VACANCY
Ronald L. Read has been appointed to the Washington County Justice Court by the Washington County Commission. He replaces the Honorable Paul Dame who has been appointed as a judge in the 5th District Juvenile Court.
Read is a graduate of Southern Utah State College and the University of Utah Law School. He has served as a law clerk for the U.S. District Court in Boise, Idaho, and as a deputy/assistant attorney for the City of St. George. In addition, Read has worked as an associate/shareholder with Hughes & Read and is the co-founder of Read & Wright, now known as Read & Wright, Naegle, Jensen.
Read’s appointment to the bench is subject to completion of the court’s new judge orientation and certification by the Utah Judicial Council.