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November 30, 2010

Nominations Sought for District Committee Vacancies


The Standing Committee on Lawyer Discipline calls for nominations for district committee vacancies to be filled by the Virginia State Bar Council in June 2011. Note that some of the vacancies may not become available because some incumbent members are eligible for reappointment.

To review qualifications for eligibility, see Rules of the Supreme Court of Virginia, Part 6, Section IV, Paragraph 13-4 – Establishment of District Committees, specifically 13-4.E (Qualifications of Members) and 13-4.F (Persons Ineligible for Appointment).

FIRST DISTRICT COMMITTEE: 2 attorney vacancies (one of whom is eligible for reappointment). 2 nonattorney vacancies (one of whom is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 1st, 3rd, 5th, 7th, or 8th judicial circuits.

SECOND DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION I: 1 attorney vacancy (who is eligible for reappointment). 3 nonattorney vacancies (one of whom is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 2nd or 4th judicial circuits.

SECOND DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION II: 4 attorney vacancies (3 of whom are eligible for reappointment). 1 nonattorney vacancy (who is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 2nd or 4th judicial circuits.

THIRD DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION I: 1 attorney vacancy; 3 nonattorney vacancies (1 of whom is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 6th, 11th, 12th, 13th, or 14th judicial circuits.

THIRD DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION II: 2 attorney vacancies; 1 nonattorney vacancy. The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 6th, 11th, 12th, 13th, or 14th judicial circuits.

THIRD DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION III: 3 attorney vacancies (2 of whom are eligible for reappointment). 2 nonattorney vacancies (1 of whom is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 6th, 11th, 12th, 13th, or 14th judicial circuits.

FOURTH DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION I: 3 attorney vacancies; 1 nonattorney vacancy (who is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 17th or 18th judicial circuits.

FOURTH DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION II: 3 attorney vacancies (1 of whom is eligible for reappointment). 1 nonattorney vacancy (who is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 17th or 18th judicial circuits.

FIFTH DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION I: 2 attorney vacancies (1 of whom is eligible for reappointment). 1 nonattorney vacancy (who is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 19th or 31st judicial circuits.

FIFTH DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION II: 3 attorney vacancies; 2 nonattorney vacancies (1 of whom is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 19th or 31st judicial circuits.

FIFTH DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION III: 2 attorney vacancies; 1 nonattorney vacancy (who is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 19th or 31st judicial circuits.

SIXTH DISTRICT COMMITTEE: 2 attorney vacancies; 1 nonattorney vacancy (who is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 9th or 15th judicial circuits.

SEVENTH DISTRICT COMMITTEE: 1 attorney vacancy (who is eligible for reappointment; 2 nonattorney vacancies. The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 16th, 20th, or 26th judicial circuits.

EIGHTH DISTRICT COMMITTEE: 2 attorney vacancies (1 of whom is eligible for reappointment). 2 nonattorney vacancies (1 of whom is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 23rd or 25th judicial circuits.

NINTH DISTRICT COMMITTEE: 3 attorney vacancies (2 of whom are eligible for reappointment). 2 nonattorney vacancies (1 of whom is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 10th, 21st, 22nd, or 24th judicial circuits.

TENTH DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION I: 3 attorney vacancies (1 of whom is eligible for reappointment). The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 27th, 28th, 29th, or 30th judicial circuits.

TENTH DISTRICT COMMITTEE, SECTION II: 3 attorney vacancies; 2 nonattorney vacancies. The vacancies are to be filled by members from the 27th, 28th, 29th, or 30th judicial circuits.

Nominations, along with a brief résumé, should be sent by April 30, 2011, to Gwen Evans, Virginia State Bar, 707 East Main Street, Suite 1500, Richmond, VA 23219-2800

 

Updated: Nov 30, 2010