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February 10, 2012

Nominations Sought for 2012-13 Board and Committee Vacancies

Vacancies in 2012 are listed below.  All appointments or elections will be for the terms specified, beginning on July 1, 2012.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE:  6 vacancies (of which 4 current members are eligible for reelection and 2 current members are not eligible for reelection).  Filled from ranks of the council for 1-year terms, by council election.   

CLIENTS’ PROTECTION FUND BOARD:  4 lawyer vacancies (3 current lawyer members from the Seventh and Tenth disciplinary districts and 1 member-at-large are not eligible for reelection, and 1 current lawyer member-at-large is eligible for reelection).  May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.  Elected by council.

JUDICIAL NOMINATIONS COMMITTEE:  3 vacancies (of which 1 vacancy is to be filled by a member from the 2nd or 4th  judicial circuits; the 2nd vacancy is to be filled by a member from the 1st, 3rd, 5th, 7th or 8th judicial circuits, and the 3rd vacancy is be filled by a member from the 23rd or 25th  judicial circuits).  May serve 1 full 3-year term.  Elected by council.

VIRGINIA LAW FOUNDATION BOARD:  3 lawyer vacancies (of which 2 current lawyer members are not eligible for reelection; and 1 current lawyer member is eligible for reelection) and 1 lay member vacancy (of which 1 current lay member is eligible for reelection).  May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.  Elected 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).  Elected by VLF Board on recommendation of council.

AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION DELEGATES:  1 vacancy (of which 1 present delegate is not eligible for reelection).  May serve 3 consecutive 2-year terms.  Elected by council.

 

Nominations, along with a brief résumé, should be sent by April 27, 2012, to VSB Nominating Committee, c/o Asha Holloman, Virginia State Bar, 707 East Main Street, Suite 1500, Richmond, VA  23219-2800.

 

Updated: Feb 10, 2012