Shawn Womack Seeks Seat On Arkansas Supreme Court
FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – Circuit Judge Shawn Womack of Mountain Home announced his candidacy on Tuesday (May 26) for the Arkansas Supreme Court.
Womack is seeking the Position 5 seat on the Supreme Court held by Associate Justice Paul E. Danielson, who said he is not seeking re-election.
The announcement was held in Little Rock.
As a Circuit Court judge, Womack represents the 14th Judicial District, which includes Baxter, Boone, Marion and Newton counties. He was first elected to the post in 2008 and was re-elected in 2014.
Womack has served in the state House of Representatives and state Senate and also was a special associate justice for the state Supreme Court during a two-month period in 2005. (Click here to read his biography.)
Womack, a Mountain Home High School graduate, holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Arkansas and a law degree from the University of Arkansas.