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July 14, 2010

Nominations Sought for VSB Disciplinary Board, MCLE Board, and Council Members at Large


President Irving M. Blank has appointed a nominating committee to consider nominees for board vacancies in 2011 to be filled by the Supreme Court. The nominating committee consists of Jon D. Huddleston chair; Brian L. Buniva; Mark B. Holland; Ray W. King; Darrel T. Mason, Jean K. Niebauer; and Edna Ruth Vincent.

Vacancies beginning on July 1, 2011, are listed below. Appointments are for the terms specified. The nominating committee’s recommendations will be acted on by the Virginia State Bar Council in October 2010, and the names of the nominees will then be forwarded to the Supreme Court of Virginia for consideration.

Council Members at Large: 3 vacancies (of which 2 incumbents are eligible for reappointment to a second term). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.

Disciplinary Board: 5 lawyer vacancies and 2 lay member vacancies (of which 2 lawyer members are eligible for reappointment to a second 3-year term, 1 lawyer member is eligible for reappointment to a full 3-year term, and 2 lay members are eligible for reappointment to a second 3-year term). District committee service is preferred. May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.

Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board: 5 lawyer vacancies (of which 3 current members are eligible for reappointment to a second term). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.

Nominations, along with a brief résumé, should be sent by September 7, 2010, to
Jon D. Huddleston, Chair, VSB Nominating Committee, Virginia State Bar, 707 E. Main St., Suite 1500, Richmond, VA  23219, or e-mailed to Valerie Breeden at breeden@vsb.org.

 

Updated: Jul 23, 2010