This website is accessible to all versions of every browser. However, you are seeing this message because your browser does not support basic Web standards, and does not properly display the site's design details. Please consider upgrading to a more modern browser. (Learn More).
Posted Thursday, October 25, 2007
Chapel Hill, NC - The N.C. Association of District Court Judges elected Orange-Chatham Judge Joe Buckner as its president at its October meeting.
The district court judges' association advocates for better courts, educating judges about legislative changes that affect the justice system and providing information to legislative committees and other statewide justice organizations.
Besides overseeing these efforts, Buckner will assist continuing judicial education of District Court judges with help from the UNC School of Government.
Joe Buckner is a Chatham County native who attended Jordan-Matthews High School in Siler City. He went to UNC at Chapel Hill and received an A.B. in Speech Communications in 1982. He received his law degree at the UNC School of Law in 1987.
Buckner has been chief district judge for Orange and Chatham counties since 1996.
Send a letter to the editor.
Sign up for the Chatham Chatlist.
Promote your brand at chathamjournal.com