The District of Columbia's solicitor general, a D.C. Superior Court judge and a law firm partner are a local commission's top picks to fill an open seat on the D.C. Court of Appeals.
Eleven lawyers and judges applied to fill Judge Kathryn Oberly's position on the city's highest local court. Oberly retired this month.
The D.C. Judicial Nomination Commission announced today that it was recommending Solicitor General Todd Kim, Judge Neal Kravitz and Paul Wolfson of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr to the White House.