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 2017 are listed below. All appointments will be for the terms specified, beginning on July 1, 2017, unless otherwise noted.
EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE: 6 vacancies (2 current members are not eligible for reappointment, and 4 current members are eligible for reappointment). Filled from ranks of the council for 1-year terms, by council appointment.
CLIENTS’ PROTECTION FUND BOARD: 3 vacancies (1 current lawyer member from the 3rd disciplinary district is not eligible for reappointment; 2 current lawyer members from the 6th and 8th disciplinary districts are eligible for reappointment). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms. Appointment by council.
JUDICIAL CANDIDATE EVALUATION COMMITTEE: 6 lawyer vacancies (of which 4 vacancies are to be filled by a member from the 3rd, 4th, 9th or 10th judicial circuits and 2 member at-large vacancies). May serve 1 full 3-year term. Appointment by council.
VIRGINIA LAW FOUNDATION BOARD: 2 vacancies (of which 1 current lawyer member is not eligible for reelection and 1 current lay member is eligible for reelection). May serve 2 consecutive 3-year terms. Appointment by VLF Board on recommendation of council. Term commences January 1, 2018.
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, 2018.
AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION DELEGATES: 4 lawyer vacancies (of which 4 current members are eligible for reappointment). May serve 3 consecutive 2-year terms. Appointment by council. Term commences September 1, 2017.
Nominations, along with a brief résumé, should be sent by March 10, 2017, to
VSB Nominating Committee
c/o Asha Holloman
Virginia State Bar
1111 East Main Street, Suite 700,
Richmond, VA 23219-0026
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