Governor LePage Announces Judicial Nominees

April 12, 2018

For Immediate Release: Thursday, April 12, 2018
Contact: Julie Rabinowitz, Press Secretary, 207-287-2531

AUGUSTA – Governor Paul R. LePage announced yesterday two judicial nominations.

Governor LePage has re-nominated Gregory A. Campbell of Hampden for District Court Judge.

Judge Campbell has served as a District Court Judge in Bangor since 2011. Prior to his appointment, he worked in both the Penobscot and Piscataquis County District Attorney’s Office and the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Bangor. Campbell is a graduate of Bates College in Lewiston and earned his Juris Doctor at the University of Maine School of Law in Portland.

Governor LePage has nominated Judge Christine Foster of Portland to serve as Active Retired Judge for the District Court.

Judge Foster has served in the Maine District Court for 21 years. Prior to joining the bench, she worked in the Maine Attorney General’s Office and as associate corporation counsel representing the City of Portland. She is a graduate of Colby College in Waterville and earned her law degree at the University of Maine School of Law in Portland.

The Judiciary Committee of the 128th Legislature will hear all Gubernatorial Judicial nominations, and the Committee will schedule public hearings.