Sources: Christie to nominate Dow for judgeship

Gov. Chris Christie today his plans to submit the nomination of Paula Dow for an Essex county superior court judgeship according to sources familiar with the substance of Christie’s 11 a.m. press conference.

Dow will leave her post at the attorney general’s office to take a post as deputy general counsel at the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey while the judgeship confirmation process unfolds.

Sources say Christie counsel Jeff Chiesa is poised to become the state’s next attorney general.

Sources: Christie to nominate Dow for judgeship