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APPLICANTS SOUGHT TO SERVE ON SECOND CIRCUIT JNC


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 23, 2013
CONTACT:
Kristen Wilson, kwilson@flabar.org,
The Florida Bar
TELEPHONE:
(850) 561-5757


The Florida Bar is accepting applications for one lawyer vacancy on the Second Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission. By letter of April 16, 2013, the Governor rejected The Florida Bar’s list of nominees submitted on May 27, 2011 pursuant to Section 43.29(1)(a), Florida Statutes. Accordingly, The Florida Bar must submit a new list of three different nominees to the Governor for appointment. The term commences immediately upon appointment and ends June 2015.

Applicants must be engaged in the practice of law and a resident of the territorial jurisdiction served by the commission to which the member is applying. Applicants must comply with state financial disclosure laws. Commissioners are not eligible for state judicial office for vacancies filled by the JNC on which they sit for 2 years following completion of their term.

Applications must be received by mail, e-mail, kwilson@flabar.org or fax, (850) 561-9405 no later than
5:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 15, 2013, in the Executive Director’s office of The Florida Bar. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of an application.

Persons interested in applying for this vacancy may
download the proper application form (there is a specific JNC application) from the Bar's Web site, or should call Florida Bar headquarters at (850) 561-5757, to obtain the application. Completed applications must be received by the Executive Director, The Florida Bar, 651 E. Jefferson St., Tallahassee, FL 32399-2300, by the deadline of May 15, 2013.

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[Revised: 05-02-2013]