RALEIGH, N.C. – North Carolina Chief Justice Mark Martin is leaving the state’s Supreme Court after 20 years to become a Virginia law school dean. The resignation means Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper gets to decide who fills the Republican’s seat on the court and who the next chief justice is.
Name: Mark Martin
Continent: North America
Company: Supreme Court of North Carolina
Position: Chief Justice
New Position: Dean
Announcement Date: January 24, 2019, 11:00pm
Resignation Date: January 24, 2019, 11:00pm