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June 28, 2012

Nominations Sought for Board and Committee Vacancies

Volunteers are needed to serve the Virginia State Bar’s special boards and committees. The Nominating Committee will refer nominees to the VSB Council for consideration at its October 2012 meeting.

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

Council Members at Large: 3 lawyer vacancies (of which 2 incumbents are eligible for reappointment to a second term and 1 incumbent is not eligible for reappointment). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.

Disciplinary Board: 7 lawyer vacancies and 1 lay member vacancy (of which 3 lawyer members are eligible for reappointment to a second 3-year term, 4 lawyer members are not eligible for reappointment, and 1 lay member is eligible for reappointment to a second 3-year term). District committee service is required. May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.

Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board: 3 lawyer vacancies (of which 1 current member is eligible for reappointment to a second term and 2 members are not eligible for reappointment). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.

Nominations, along with a brief résumé, should be sent by September 7, 2012, to George W. Shanks, Chair, VSB Nominating Committee, Virginia State Bar, 707 E. Main St., Suite 1500, Richmond, VA 23219, or emailed to nominations@vsb.org.

Updated: Jun 29, 2012