Two Brandeis Law alumni selected for state judicial seats

Two graduates of the Brandeis School of Law have been selected for judicial seats in Jefferson County by Gov. Mat Bevin.

Derwin Webb ('97) has been appointed Circuit Judge for Kentucky’s 30th Judicial Circuit, Family Division 10.

Andre Bergeron ('04) has been appointed District Judge for Kentucky’s 30th Judicial District, Division 9.

Webb has practiced law for two decades in the Greater Louisville area, including stints with the public defender’s offices of Clark and Floyd counties (Indiana).

Bergeron has served as a prosecutor in the Jefferson County Attorney’s Office since 2008, following several years as a Legal Aid attorney.

Both judges will serve until their respective positions are filled in accordance with the results of the November 2018 midterm election.