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DEADLINE EXTENDED TO APPLY FOR FLORIDA RURAL LEGAL SERVICES BOARD AND STATEWIDE NOMINATING COMMISSION FOR JUDGES OF COMPENSATION CLAIMS

November 7th, 2022

The Florida Bar Board of Governors has extended the deadline to Friday, Dec. 16, for lawyers to apply for vacancies on the Florida Rural Legal Services Inc. board and the Statewide Nominating Commission for Judges of Compensations Claims. Applicants must be Florida Bar members in good standing. Vacancies will be filled during the Jan. 27,…

THE FLORIDA BAR FOUNDATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS HAS VACANCIES

November 2nd, 2022

The Board of Governors is seeking applicants for the following vacancies to be filled during its January 27, 2023 meeting: The Florida Bar Foundation Board of Directors: Two attorneys to serve three-year terms, commencing July 1, 2023. This 33-member Board of Directors administers Florida’s IOTA program.  Directors shall be members of the Foundation during their…

2023 Judicial Nominating Commission Nominations to be Made

September 14th, 2022

Judicial Nominating Commissions: One attorney vacancy for each of the 27 JNCs.  The Florida Bar has the opportunity to nominate three lawyers for each Judicial Nominating Commission to the Governor for his appointment.  Each appointee will serve a four-year term, commencing July 1, 2023. Applicants must be members of The Florida Bar engaged in the…

FLORIDA BAR BOARD OF GOVERNORS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE 3RD & 16TH CIRCUIT JUDICIAL NOMINATING COMMISSIONS

June 14th, 2022

Applications are being accepted for two lawyer vacancies for the 3rd  and 16th Circuit Judicial Nominating Commissions.  The Florida Bar has the opportunity to nominate six lawyers  to the Governor for his appointment.  Each appointee will serve a four-year term, commencing July 1, 2022. Applicants must be members of The Florida Bar engaged in the practice of…