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December 21, 2012

Nominations Sought for Board and 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 2013 meeting.

Vacancies in 2013 are listed below.  All appointments or elections will be for the terms specified, beginning on July 1, 2013.

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

CLIENTS’ PROTECTION FUND BOARD:  6 lawyer vacancies (1 current lawyer member from the Ninth disciplinary district who is not eligible for reelection; 4 current lawyer members from the First, Second, Fourth and Fifth disciplinary districts who are eligible for reelection; 1 current lawyer member-at-large who is eligible for reelection) and 1 non-lawyer vacancy (1 current lay member who is eligible for reelection). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.  Elected by council.

JUDICIAL CANDIDATE EVALUATION COMMITTEE:  4 vacancies (of which 2 vacancies are to be filled by a member from the 16th, 20th or 26th  judicial circuits; 1 vacancy is to be filled by a member from the 9th or 15th judicial circuits, and 1 vacancy is to be filled by a member from the 19th or 31st  judicial circuits).  May serve 1 full 3-year term. Elected by council.

VIRGINIA LAW FOUNDATION BOARD:  2 lawyer vacancies (of which 2 current lawyer members are 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:  3 vacancies (of which 3 present delegates are eligible for reelection). May serve 3 consecutive 2-year terms.  Elected by council.

 

Nominations, along with a brief résumé, should be sent by March 30, 2013, to nominations@vsb.org or by mail to
VSB Nominating Committee, c/o Asha Holloman, Virginia State Bar, 707 East Main Street, Suite 1500, Richmond, VA  23219-2800.

 

Updated: Jan 30, 2013