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Deadline extended for nonlawyer applicants to The Florida Lawyers Assistance Board of Directors

April 21, 2023
CONTACT: Brandee Blake, [email protected]
The Florida Bar
TELEPHONE: 850-561-3127

The Florida Bar Board of Governors is seeking one nonattorney to serve a three-year term on The Florida Lawyers Assistance Inc. Board of Directors, commencing July 1, 2023. This 15-member Board assists the legal community in securing counseling and treatment for emotional and chemical dependency problems for lawyers.

Applications will be accepted until the minimum number required, has been received.  Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of an application. The Executive Committee of the Board of Governors will then make recommendations to the Board of Governors.

Persons interested in applying for this vacancy may download the application for special appointment or call Bar headquarters at 850-561-3127, to obtain the application form. Completed applications must be received by the Executive Director, The Florida Bar, 651 E. Jefferson St., Tallahassee, Florida, 32399-2300 or submitted via email.

EDITORS: Please note The Florida Bar is not an association and "Association" is not part of our name. Proper reference is "The Florida Bar." Local bar organizations are properly termed "associations."