October 13, 2004
Nominating Committee Announces Candidate Nominees; Seeks Additional NominationsThe Philadelphia Bar Association's Nominating Committee, on Oct. 12, nominated the following candidates for Bar Association offices: Vice Chancellor, Jane L. Dalton; Secretary, John E. Savoth; Assistant Secretary, Kathleen D. Wilkinson; Treasurer, Mary F. Platt; and Assistant Treasurer, Scott F. Cooper.
The Committee also made the following nominations for three-year terms (three of five positions) on the Board of Governors: Jeffrey B. McCarron, Matthew Perks and Joseph A. Prim.
In addition, notice is hereby given that the Philadelphia Bar Association is now accepting additional nominations for candidates for Bar offices to be elected by the membership at the Associations Annual Meeting and Election on Tuesday, Dec. 7.
The deadline for filing these additional nominations is Friday, Nov. 5 at 5 p.m.
Nominations must be in writing and may take the form of a letter to the Secretary, c/o Susan Schrenk, Philadelphia Bar Association, 1101 Market St., Philadelphia, PA 19107-2911. Letters must state the office the individual is seeking and must include the names and signatures of at least twenty-five (25) members of the Association who are entitled to vote, except for the nomination of Vice Chancellor, which shall be signed by a least one hundred (100) members who are entitled to vote. Offices to be filled are Vice Chancellor, Secretary, Assistant Secretary, Treasurer and Assistant Treasurer, as well as five (5) positions on the Board of Governors for a term of three years.
Candidates are also asked to provide a photograph and statement of no more than 150 words, demonstrating their qualifications to serve as a member of the Board of Governors. Photos and statements will be published in the Philadelphia Bar Reporter and must be received no later than Friday, Nov. 5 at 5 p.m.