Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thou shalt not revile the judges nor curse the prince of thy people.
Judges and officers shalt thou make thee in all the gates of thy cities, which the LORD thy God shall give thee throughout thy tribes, and they shall judge the people with just (and righteous) judgment.
then both the men, between whom the controversy is, shall stand before the LORD, before the priests and the judges, who shall be in those days;
1 Chronicles 23:4
Of which, twenty-four thousand were to set forward the work of the house of the LORD, and six thousand were officers and judges;
God stands in the congregation of the mighty; he judges among the gods.