CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Gov. Jim Justice will make history today at 10:30 a.m. when he announces the first-ever appointees to the newly created West Virginia Intermediate Court of Appeals.

The Governor will appoint three judges for terms of:
(1) Two-and-one-half years, concluding on Dec. 31, 2024
(2) Four-and-one-half years, concluding on Dec. 31, 2026
(3) Six-and-one-half years, concluding on Dec. 31, 2028

Intermediate Court of Appeals judges will assume their duties by July 1, 2022.

Wheeling native Donald A. Nickerson Jr. is one of the appointees.