Alaska: Last Monday the Alaska Judicial Council nominated Keith Levy and Louis James Menendez for judgeship on the Juneau Superior Court.
Judge Levy is a district judge for the Alaska First District who was appointed on January 24, 2005, by former Governor Frank Murkowski.
He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the State University of New York at Binghamton his Juris Doctor from Santa Clara University. 
Attorney Menendez is head of the Menendez Law Firm and specializes in criminal defense and personal injury. He is a graduate from the University of California Hastings College of the Law. 
Within the next 45 days Governor Sean Parnell will pick one the nominees to replace Judge Patricia Collins, who is scheduled to retire this June.