Bar Rules

Section 3. Term of Office.

Organization of the State Bar & Admissions / State Bar of Georgia Bylaws / ARTICLE III BOARD OF GOVERNORS / Section 3. Term of Office.

The term of office of the circuit members, nonresident members, and the appointed members of the Board of Governors shall be two years; the word “year” as used here shall mean the period from the adjournment of an annual meeting until the adjournment of the next annual meeting of the members. Each circuit member, nonresident member, and appointed member shall continue to serve (a) until the term for which the member was elected or appointed has expired, and (b) until a successor has been elected or appointed. Notwithstanding the above, the Board may adopt attendance requirements which condition or terminate the term of a Board member for failure to attend Board meetings.

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