Bar News - February 17, 2016
Court News: Judges Ruoff and Pendleton Confirmed by Gov & Council
The New Hampshire Executive Council unanimously confirmed David Ruoff to the NH Superior Court bench and John Pendlton to the NH Circuit Court bench Jan. 27.
Ruoff, a defense attorney and former public defender and prosecutor, will join his former law partner, Judge Mark Howard, who was confirmed to the Superior Court bench last year. Pendleton, an owner of Dwyer Donovan & Pendleton in Portsmouth, previously worked at the Strafford County Attorney’s Office.
Both were to be sworn in to office in February or March.