Phil Crowley attracts on legal professional expertise

Phil Crowley attracts on legal professional expertise

After the votes are counted for the March 1 main, Taylor County could have a

After the votes are counted for the March 1 main, Taylor County could have a brand new county decide.

Phil Crowley or Scott Lebowitz, each Republicans, will tackle the mantle at the moment worn by Decide Downing Bolls. There is no such thing as a Democrat within the race.

Bolls, who grew to become county decide in 2010, introduced plans in July to retire on the finish of his present time period, Dec. 31.

The first winner will turn into the county’s twenty seventh decide in 144 years.

Crowley, 34, works for the county as an assistant district legal professional and likewise maintains his personal civil legislation follow.

Lebowitz, 56, is an Air Drive veteran who joined the Taylor County Sheriff’s Workplace as a deputy.

He labored for the division for 11 years, then took a job in the highway and bridge division of Precinct 2, the place he has been for six years.

Bolls turns 72 in April.

Early voting begins Monday.

Taylor County Judge candidate Phil Crowley.

Who’s Phil Crowley?

Phil Crowley describes himself as a felony prosecutor who fights crime on daily basis in Taylor County.

That is essential, he mentioned, as a result of about two-thirds of the county courtroom’s time is spent on civil circumstances, he mentioned, “the place you’ve property and rights and liberty at stake.”

“But additionally, in lots of of those circumstances, you’ve security of the neighborhood, at stake as nicely,” he mentioned. “I am the one lawyer on this race, and I’ve practiced in all these circumstances. I believe you want a lawyer who can try this balancing check to guard rights and hold our neighborhood protected, and I can try this.”