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December 05, 2014

Nominations Sought for Committee Vacancies

Volunteers are needed to serve the Virginia State Bar’s boards and committees. The Nominating Committee will refer nominees to the VSB Council for consideration at its June meeting.
 
Vacancies in 2015 are listed below. All appointments will be for the terms specified, beginning on July 1, 2015, unless otherwise noted.
 
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE: 6 vacancies (4 current members who are not eligible for reappointment and 2 current members who are eligible for reappointment). Filled from ranks of the council for 1-year terms, by council appointment.   
 
CLIENTS’ PROTECTION FUND BOARD: 4 lawyer vacancies (2 current lawyer members from the 7th and 10th disciplinary districts who are eligible for reelection and 2 current lawyer members at-large who are eligible for reelection). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms. Appointment by council.
 
JUDICIAL CANDIDATE EVALUATION COMMITTEE: 3 lawyer vacancies (of which 1 vacancy is to be filled by a member from the 1st, 3rd, 5th, 7th or 8th judicial circuits; 1 vacancy is to be filled by a member from the 2nd or 4th judicial circuits and 1 vacancy is to be filled by a member from the 23rd or 25th judicial circuits). May serve 1 full 3-year term. Appointment by council.
 
VIRGINIA LAW FOUNDATION BOARD: 3 vacancies (of which 2 current lawyer members are eligible for reelection) and 1 lay member (who is not eligible for reelection). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms. Appointment by VLF Board on recommendation of council.
 
VIRGINIA CLE COMMITTEE: 6 lawyer vacancies (of which 6 lawyer members are eligible for reelection to 1-year terms). Appointment by VLF Board on recommendation of council.
 
AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION DELEGATES: 1 vacancy. May serve 3 consecutive 2-year terms. Appointment by council. Term commences September 1, 2015.

Nominations, along with a brief résumé, should be sent by March 27, 2015, to
VSB Nominating Committee, c/o Asha Holloman, Virginia State Bar,
1111 East Main Street, Suite 700, Richmond, VA  23219-3565.

Posted: Dec 05, 2014

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