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March 08, 2018

Nominations Sought for Committee Vacancies

Edit: Due to a recent resignation, the Judicial Candidate Evaluation Committee also seeks a member from the 7th disciplinary district.

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 meeting.

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

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE:  6 vacancies (1 current member is not eligible for reappointment, and 5 current members are eligible for reappointment).  Filled from ranks of the council for 1-year terms, by council appointment.   

CLIENTS’ PROTECTION FUND BOARD:  4 vacancies (1 current lawyer member     from the 7th disciplinary district and 1 current lawyer member at-large are not eligible for reappointment; 1 current lawyer member from the 10th disciplinary district and 1 current lawyer member at-large are eligible for reappointment).  May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms.  Appointment by council.

JUDICIAL CANDIDATE EVALUATION COMMITTEE:  4  lawyer vacancies (of which 4 vacancies are to be filled by a member from the 1st, 2nd ,7th and 8th disciplinary districts).  May serve 1 full 3-year term.  Appointment by 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. Term commences January 1, 2019.

AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION DELEGATES:  1 lawyer vacancy (of which 1 current member is eligible for reappointment).  May serve 3 consecutive 2-year terms.  Appointment by council.  Term commences September 1, 2018.

Nominations, along with a brief résumé, should be sent by March 9, 2018, to
VSB Nominating Committee, c/o Asha Holloman, Virginia State Bar,
1111 East Main Street, Suite 700, Richmond, VA  23219-0026 or emailed to

Originally posted on November 28, 2017.

Updated: Mar 08, 2018