Criminal Justice Section Seeking Candidates to Represent Judicial Districts
The Criminal Justice Section is seeking candidates to fill two vacancies on its Executive Committee:
Second (2nd) Judicial District Representative
Seventh (7th) Judicial District Representative
District representatives must practice or reside in the judicial district they represent. Applicants for these mid-year vacancies will be considered by the chair, with terms ending June 1. District representatives interested in serving additional one-year terms will be considered annually by the Section’s Nominating Committee.
District representatives are full, voting members of the Section’s Executive Committee. The Executive Committee meets approximately 5 times a year, and members may participate in the meetings in person, via conference call, or by submitting a report in advance.
In accordance with the Section’s bylaws, judicial district representatives are responsible for contacting the dropped members of their district once a year in the spring to encourage them to rejoin the Section. Each representative shall be responsible for organzing and hosting one event in their district each year. They may also be asked to attend and represent the section at membership events in their area for law school students or newly-admitted attorneys.
Please send a message expressing your interest, along with a resume listing bar association or other volunteer professional activities, to: Criminal Justice Section Liaison Amy Jasiewicz at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application deadline: November 1, 2015.