Jan. 15 is deadline for Committee Preference Forms
The annual committee preference form for Bar members seeking appointments for the term of President-elect John M. Stewart are available at floridabar.org and are due no later than Jan. 15. Stewart will make about 500 appointments to more than 70 committees and he wants to make sure he has a diverse group of lawyers from which to choose. Every Florida Bar committee and its description with current membership can be found on the Bar’s website at www.floridabar.org. If you currently serve on a committee, check the website to determine if your term expires in 2019; if so, you need to submit a committee preference form to be considered for reappointment. If you are seeking to serve for the first time or seeking reappointment, submit an online form by the Jan. 15 deadline.