Call for nominations: CBA National French Speaking Common Law Members Section

APPLY ONLINE | APRIL 30 – MAY 31, 2018

The CBA National French Speaking Common Law Members Section is seeking nominations for a Chair, Secretary-Treasurer and up to ten Members-at-Large, for the term September 1, 2018 to August 31, 2019.

Chair

The Chair oversees activities and presides at meetings. The Chair reports to the Board of Directors as required.

Secretary-Treasurer

The Secretary-Treasurer is responsible for preparing minutes of meetings in a timely manner, is responsible for budget matters (with significant staff assistance) and otherwise assists the Executive as needed.

The Secretary-Treasurer sequentially occupies each office through to Past Chair, which involves a four-year commitment.

Members-at-Large

Member-at-Large positions are open to Section members who wish to actively participate in the work of the Section. Members-at-Large attend meetings and conference calls as they are able, and provide input or take responsibility for various tasks as they arise. There are many opportunities to assist.

Young lawyers and students with a particular interest or relevant experience are encouraged to apply.

Roles and expectations for each position.

Nominations

Nominations must be received by May 31, 2018. When filling positions, the Section takes various factors into account, including language, geographic representation and diversity. We consider members who are familiar with and active in Section activities, but also seek new participants.

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