PHOENIX -- A Mesa municipal court judge is Gov. Jan Brewer's appointee to fill a Pinal County Superior Court vacancy.
Brewer on Monday appointed Karl Eppich to fill the vacancy created by the retirement of Judge Robert Carter Olson.
Eppich has been a Mesa municipal court judge since 2000.
He previously worked as a staff attorney for the Arizona Court of Appeals and for two law firms and as a deputy county attorney for Apache County.