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December 08, 2008

VSB to Review Candidates for Judicial Vacancy

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The Virginia State Bar has been asked by the Virginia House of Delegates and Senate Courts of Justice Committees to submit recommendations for the upcoming vacancy on the Court of Appeals. Judge Jean Harrison Clements is retiring on December 31, 2008.

Candidates are asked to submit on or before December 29, 2008, a résumé, a brief writing sample and responses to a questionnaire available on the Virginia State Bar website,

If possible, submissions should be sent electronically. Interviews will be held on January 7, 2009, at the Virginia State Bar office at 707 E. Main Street, Suite 1500, Richmond. Contact VSB staff member Valerie Breeden,, (804) 775-0551, if you have any questions.

Updated: Dec 08, 2008