DEADLINE EXTENDED – FLORIDA BAR BOARD OF GOVERNORS TO MAKE MAY APPOINTMENTS
The Florida Bar Board of Governors is seeking applicants for the following vacancies to be filled during the May 20, 2022 Board Meeting. Lawyer applicants must be members of The Florida Bar and in good standing.
ABA House of Delegates: Two lawyers (one under 36 delegate) to serve two-year terms commencing August 2022, at the conclusion of the ABA Annual Meeting. Applicants must also be ABA members.
Florida Lawyers Assistance, Inc. Board of Directors: Two non-lawyers to serve three-year terms commencing July 1, 2022. This 15-member Board assists the legal community in securing counseling and treatment for emotional and chemical dependency problems for lawyers.
Persons interested in applying for these vacancies may click here to download the Application for Special Appointment or should call Bar headquarters at (850) 561-5757, to obtain the application form. Completed applications must be received by the Executive Director, The Florida Bar, 651 East Jefferson Street, Tallahassee, Florida, 32399-2300 or submitted via email to [email protected] no later than the close of business on Friday, May 13, 2022. Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of the required application. The Board of Governors will review all applications and may request telephone or personal interviews.