Mayli Walsh, an attorney with the Kootenai County Public Defender’s office, has been named a magistrate judge for the 1st Judicial District.
Walsh will fill a vacancy in Kootenai County created by Judge Scott Wayman’s appointment to Shoshone County District Judge.
In addition, Boise attorney Barbara Duggan has been appointed to fill a magistrate judge vacancy in Shoshone County. Duggan, a deputy prosecutor in Ada County, replaces Judge Daniel McGee, who retired.
The Magistrate Commission of the First Judicial District interviewed candidates for both positions Friday and announced the appointments Monday.
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