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June 27, 2016

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 October meeting.

Vacancies in 2017 are listed below. All appointments or elections will be for the terms specified, beginning on July 1, 2017.

Council Members at Large: 3 lawyer vacancies (of which 1 incumbent is not eligible for reappointment and 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 3 lawyer members are not eligible for reappointment and 2 current members are eligible for reappointment to a second term, and 1 lay member is eligible for reappointment). District committee service is required. May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.

Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board: 5 lawyer vacancies (of which 2 members are not eligible for reappointment and 3 current members are eligible for reappointment to a second term). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.

Virginia Law Foundation Board:  2 lawyer vacancies (of which 1 is eligible for reelection). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.  Appointment 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).  Appointment by VLF Board on recommendation of council.

Nominations, along with a brief résumé, should be mailed by September 2, 2016, to:

Edward L. Weiner, Chair
VSB Nominating Committee
Virginia State Bar
1111 E. Main Street
Suite 700
Richmond, VA 23219-0026

or e-mailed to nominations@vsb.org.

Updated: Sep 09, 2016