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September 17, 2009

Supreme Court Evaluation Questionnaire Posted

At the request of the Governor’s office, the Virginia State Bar’s Judicial Nominations Committee (JNC) will evaluate candidates for an anticipated opening on the Supreme Court of Virginia. Persons who have previously submitted a questionnaire and been interviewed in the last two years for either Justice Lacy’s seat or Justice Agee’s seat do not need to submit a new questionnaire and writing sample. Instead, they may express their interest in being reconsidered and intend to rely upon their previously submitted materials by writing to the JNC c/o Valerie Breeden, Executive Assistant, Virginia State Bar,, on or before 1 p.m. on September 28, 2009. Any information on the questionnaire that has changed or needs to be supplemented must be provided on or before this date.

Applicants who have not previously been evaluated should submit this Virginia State Bar questionnaire (Word document) with a resume and brief writing sample (questionnaire and resume to be provided in Word format) by 1:00 p.m. on September 28, 2009, to Valerie Breeden, Executive Assistant, Virginia State Bar, The mailing address is 707 E. Main Street, Suite 1500, Richmond, VA 23219. Valerie can be reached at 804-775-0551.

Interviews of applicants who have not previously been interviewed will be scheduled to take place on October 12, 2009, at the VSB Richmond office.

Updated: Sep 17, 2009