Governor Jan Brewer Announces Appointment
of Superior Court Judges in Maricopa County
Phoenix – Arizona Governor Jan Brewer today announced the appointments of James P. Beene and M. Scott McCoy to the Maricopa County Superior Court.
"Jim's extensive trial and appellate court experience at all levels coupled with his expertise in criminal law will be a tremendous asset to the Maricopa County Superior Court," stated Governor Brewer. Mr. Beene received his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Santa Barbara and his law degree from the University of Arizona College of Law. This appointment was made to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of the Honorable Anna Baca.
"I am proud to appoint these two very talented individuals to serve as our newest judges," said Governor Brewer. "Their experience and dedication will be a tremendous addition to the Maricopa County Superior Court."