2021 ELECTION CALENDAR

August 11, 2021 Candidate "NUTS & BOLTS" Session
4 p.m.
September 9, 2021 Members wishing to run for office can begin to request nominating petitions.
October 7, 2021 BOARD OF GOVERNORS and YLD CANDIDATE NOMINATION DEADLINE
October 18, 2021 Deadline to withdraw from Election
5:00 p.m.
October 22, 2021 Elections Committee Meeting - Meeting with Candidates to draw lots to determine ballot position, and review Campaign Rules and Election Forum Procedures with candidates.
November 4, 2021 Elections Forum sponsored by DIPC
4:00 p.m.
November 15, 2021 ONLINE VOTING BEGINS
November 16, 2021 Election Forum
12:00 p.m.
December 3, 2021 Last day to pay dues in order to receive an online ballot.
December 13, 2021 5:30 p.m. Voting ends
5:30 p.m. Polls close

Nomination Dates and Requirements

To become a candidate, Association members can obtained the nomination form through Tracey McCloskey at tmccloskey@philabar.org. Nomination forms must be completed with the appropriate number of signatures and returned on or before October 7 for YLD, Board of Governors and Officers candidates for the December 13 Annual Meeting. Nomination forms for candidates of the Board must be signed by at least 25 Members who are entitled to vote; candidates for Secretary, Treasurer, Assistant Secretary, and Assistant Treasurer shall be signed by at least 35 Members who are entitled to vote; and candidates for Vice Chancellor shall be signed by at least 100 Members who are entitled to vote.