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June 23, 2017

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.  With the exception of the VLF Board, all appointments are made by the Supreme Court of Virginia.

Vacancies in 2018 are listed below. All appointments or elections will be for the terms specified, beginning on July 1, 2018.

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 1 lay member vacancy (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 not eligible for reappointment). District committee service is required. May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.

Mandatory Continuing Legal Education Board: 4 lawyer vacancies (of which 3 members are not eligible for reappointment and 1 current member is eligible for reappointment to a second term). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.

Virginia Law Foundation Board:  2 lawyer vacancies.  May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.  Appointment by VLF Board on recommendation of VSB Council.

Nominations, along with a brief résumé, should be sent by September 1, 2017, to:

Michael W. Robinson, Chair,
VSB Nominating Committee, Virginia State Bar,
1111 E. Main St., Suite 700, Richmond, VA 23219-0026
or e-mailed to nominations@vsb.org.

Updated: Jun 22, 2017