AUGUSTA —Governor Paul R. LePage has nominated Matthew G. Tice of Scarborough as a Maine District Court judge.

Tice has served in the Cumberland County district attorney’s office since 1997. Prior to moving to Maine from New York State, Tice worked in private practice and in the Dutchess County and Ulster County district attorney’s offices. He is a graduate of Bethany College in Bethany, West Virginia, and holds a Juris Doctor from the Syracuse University College of Law in Syracuse, New York.

The Legislature’s Judiciary Committee will schedule public hearings on the nomination.