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Board of Governors Special Appointments

2019-2020 Special Appointments Schedule

Date of Meeting Organization No. of Vacancies Term Deadline
July 19, 2019 No appointments to be made
Sept. 20, 2019 Florida Legal Services Inc. Board of Directors 1 lawyer 3 years
(remainder term)
8/16/19
Dec. 6, 2019 Florida Realtor-Attorney Joint Committee
(one from each state appellate district and one at-large)
6 lawyers* 2 years 10/25/19
Eleventh Circuit Juridical Conference (from Middle District) 1 lawyer* 4 years 10/25/19
Florida Rural Legal Services Board of Directors 1 lawyer* 3 years 10/25/19
Jan. 31, 2020 Florida Bar Foundation Board of Directors 2 lawyers* 3 years 12/13/19
Judicial Nominating Commissions** 1 lawyer for each* 4 years 12/16/19
March 20, 2020 Supreme Court’s Judicial Ethics Advisory Committee 1 lawyer* 4 years 2/7/20
May 15, 2020 Florida Board of Bar Examiners** 3 lawyers* 5 years 3/23/20
Florida Board of Bar Examiners** 1 nonlawyer* 3 years 3/23/20
ABA House of Delegates (includes under 36 delegate) 2 lawyers* 2 years 4/17/20
Florida Lawyers Assistance Inc. Board of Directors 3 lawyers* and 2 nonlaywers* 3 years 4/17/20
Florida Legal Services Inc. Board of Directors 1 lawyer 3 years 4/17/20
Florida Medical Malpractice Joint Underwriting Association 1 lawyer* 2 years 4/17/20

 *Indicates eligible for reappointment
**Indicates screening committee required

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