Nancy Davis-Loomis*

Age: 54

Residence: Annapolis.

Education: BA and MA, University of Akron; JD, University of Maryland School of Law.

Occupation: Anne Arundel Circuit Court judge.

Elected offices/civic activities: Board member, Chrysalis House, 1990-94; past president, Anne Arundel Bar Association, 2000-01; Board of Governors, Maryland State Bar Association, 2001-present; president, Anne Arundel Bar Foundation.

Why should the voters elect you?

"I have a track record as an experienced, fair and conscientious jurist. I served as a master-in-chancery hearing juvenile cases before being appointed to the District Court where I served for four years. In August, 2002, I was appointed to the Circuit Court. My years of experience adjudicating juvenile, domestic, civil and criminal matters makes me particularly qualified for this position."

What would you like the voters to know about you?

"Before attending law school, I was a teacher for six and a half years and a guidance counselor for a year."

Web site:

www.circuitcourt.org

E-mail address:

None given.

Paul A. Hackner*

Age: 53

Residence: Annapolis.

Education: BA, University of Maryland; JD, Catholic University, Columbus School of Law.

Occupation: Anne Arundel Circuit Court judge.

Elected offices/civic activities: President, vice president and board member, community associations; board of trustees, Anne Arundel County Bar Association; member, Management Council of State Use Industries.

Why should the voters elect you?

"Since 1997, I have served with distinction as a judge, first on the District Court and now on the Circuit Court, as well as being specially assigned to the Court of Special Appeals. I have been appointed to leadership positions involving judicial education and the promotion of equal access to the courts by non-English speakers. I have been fortunate to have gained the respect of the legal community and have been described as combining integrity, judicial temperament and legal knowledge with a healthy dose of common sense."

What would you like the voters to know about you?

"I am fluent in Spanish and Portuguese and live with my wife and our children in Annapolis."

Web site:

None given.

E-mail address:

None given.