By NEMS Daily Journal
OXFORD – David E. Rozier Jr. of Oxford is the fourth attorney to qualify to run for the District 3 circuit judge’s seat to be vacated by Henry Lackey of Calhoun City at year’s end.
The 52-year-old Greenville native is a 1987 graduate of Mississippi College School of Law and holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Mississippi. He and his family moved to Oxord in 2007.
In private practice in Jackson for 20 years, he was a municipal court judge there and president of the Mississippi Municipal Judges Association. He also was approved as a mediator by the Mississippi State Bar and the U.S. Postal Service.
The non-party election is Nov. 2, and the deadline to qualify is May 7.
The District 3 judge’s seat is for Place 3 to be elected by voters in Benton, Calhoun, Chickasaw, Lafayette, Marshall, Tippah and Union counties.