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January 15, 2009

VSB to Evaluate Candidates for Judicial Vacancies


The Virginia State Bar has been asked by Senators Jim Webb and Mark Warner to evaluate candidates for a vacancy on the U.S. District Court – Eastern District of Virginia (Richmond seat) and for a vacancy on the U.S. Court of Appeals – Fourth Circuit.

Candidates are asked to submit on or before February 6, 2009, a résumé, a brief writing sample and responses to a questionnaire (Word doc) available on the Virginia State Bar website.

If possible, submissions should be sent electronically. Interviews will be held on February 19 and 20, 2009, at the Virginia State Bar office at 707 E. Main Street, Suite 1500, Richmond. Contact VSB staff member Valerie Breeden,, (804) 775-0551, if you have any questions.

Updated: Jan 20, 2009