Bar Rules

YLD ABA Delegates

Organization of the State Bar & Admissions / Bylaws of the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia / ARTICLE VI DELEGATES TO THE YOUNG LAWYERS DIVISION OF THE AMERICAN BAR ASSOCIATION / YLD ABA Delegates

The President shall appoint all delegates to the American Bar Association Young Lawyers Division (“ABA/YLD”) Annual and Mid-Year meetings for the term during which he or she is President. Such appointments shall be made according to the following priority, in descending order, from the YLD members, as follows: (1) Officers; (2) Directors; (3) other Representative Council members; (4) other YLD members, with priority being given to those members who have previously held leadership positions within the State Bar of Georgia YLD, including any Affiliate Unit, or who have attended any State Bar of Georgia YLD, including Affiliate Unit, activities, meetings, or events. To receive priority as outlined herein, a potential delegate must notify the President of his or her desire to be a delegate at least forty-five (45) days before the delegate certification deadline published by the ABA/YLD for the ABA/YLD meeting at issue.

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