Solicitation for Candidates for 2018/2019 President-Elect, Treasurer, Governors and Members of the Judiciary Committee for the Allegheny County Bar Association

The Nominating Committee of the Bar Association is seeking candidates for the positions of President-Elect, Treasurer (two-year term), five (5) Governor positions, (three-year terms), and eight (8) Judiciary Committee positions (three-year terms). Terms are to begin on July 1, 2018. Deadline for submission of all candidate applications is 4:00 p.m. on Friday, February 2, 2018.

 

Anyone desiring to run for the above positions must submit a resume and complete an ACBA Nomination Application Form.

For ACBA nomination application form and elections policies and procedures, click here.

For the duties and responsibilities of Officers, Board of Governors, and Judiciary Committee, click here.


Qualifications:
 
President-Elect

Candidate must be a member of the Bar Association and a current or former member of the Board of Governors of the Bar Association.

Treasurer

Candidate must be a member of the Bar Association and have served as a member of the Audit or Finance Committee for at least the year prior to taking office.

Governor

Candidate must be a member of the Bar Association and should have a history of active participation in one or more Committees, Divisions, or Sections of the ACBA.

Judiciary Committee

Candidate must be a member of the Bar Association and should be actively practicing and appearing before judges of the Pennsylvania Court of Common Pleas, Appellate Courts and/or Federal Courts.

 

Anyone desiring to run for the above positions must submit a resume and completed ACBA Nomination Application Form (the Nomination Form can be downloaded from the ACBA website at www.acba.org or obtained by contacting Jann Dalton, Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director at (412) 402-6602 or jdalton@acba.org)

The nomination application and resume are to be sent to David A. Blaner, Executive Director, ACBA, 400 Koppers Building, 436 Seventh Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15219. Applications with resumes will also be accepted by e-mail at dblaner@acba.org. All applications with resumes must be received by 4:00 p.m. Friday, February 2, 2018.