NOTICE TO THE BAR Nominations Sought for YLD Executive Committee

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The Nominating Committee of the Young Lawyers Division (“YLD”) of the New Jersey State Bar Association is soliciting nominations for the May 2016 to May 2017 term. The deadline for submitting nominations or letters of interest is midnight, Friday, Jan 22. Note: This date has been extended to Friday, Feb. 12.

Voting positions on the YLD Executive Committee are available for the following officer positions: YLD Secretary, YLD Treasurer, and YLD Chair-Elect. Candidates for an officer position will be interviewed by the Nominating Committee on a date to be determined in February 2016 and all candidates will be emailed directly with this date.

Voting positions on the Executive Committee are also available for district representatives in the following districts: Atlantic/Cape May (2), Bergen, Burlington, Camden, Essex (2), Gloucester/Cumberland/Salem (2), Hudson, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex/Warren, Union, Corporate, Government, Minority (2), At-Large (5), and Editor of the YLD “Dictum” newsletter.

Finally, the following non-voting positions are available:  Associate Editors of the YLD “Dictum” newsletter (3), Legislative Coordinator, and Parliamentarian.

Executive Committee representatives must attend regular monthly YLD meetings and report the business of their districts to the Committee. In order to be eligible for election to the YLD Executive Committee, a candidate must have been a member of the YLD in good standing for at least three months prior to nomination. A person must be eligible for membership in the YLD for the full term to which the member is nominated. Candidates are welcome to submit for multiple positions but may only accept one position.

PLEASE NOTE: EVEN IF YOU ALREADY HOLD AN EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE POSITION, YOU MUST RECEIVE A NOMINATION OR SUBMIT A LETTER OF INTEREST BY THE ABOVE DEADLINE. LATE SUBMISSIONS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED, ABSENT A SHOWING OF GOOD CAUSE.

Nominations and/or letters of interest should be submitted to the YLD (via mail, email, or fax per the below:)

 

Mail: James J. Uliano, Esq.

         Chamlin Rosen Uliano & Witherington

         P.O. Box 38

         West Long Branch, NJ 07764

Email: [email protected]

Fax: 732-571-8741 

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