Nominations for the three State Bar seats on the Judicial Nominating Board will take place on the floor at the VBA Annual Meeting on September 30 at Lake Morey Resort in Fairlee
Members in attendance at the business meeting that day will nominate candidates for the Bar seats on the JNB. Elections will be held early next year. One seat represents southern counties (Addison, Bennington, Orange, Rutland, Windham & Windsor). A 2nd represents northern counties (Caledonia, Chittenden, Essex, Franklin, Grand Isle, Lamoille, Orleans, & Washington). The 3rd is an at-large seat.
If you have questions about the nomination process, please contact VBA Interim Executive Director, Bob Paolini, at email@example.com, 802-223-2020.
Nominees may also be added by petition signed by no less than thirty-six members of the Bar residing in the state (see Administrative Order 1).
Vermont attorneys residing in Vermont will elect the three state bar members from among the nominees in January, 2023. The Court Administrator’s Office coordinates the election process.