Elections

2021-2022 Bar Year Board of Governors and Young Lawyers Division Elections Information

2021-2022 Bar Year Board of Governors & Young Lawyers Division Elections Information

BAMSL's Bylaws
(Revised 9/18/2019)

YLD's Bylaws

Important Dates

September 15, 2020       Deadline to submit nominations for consideration by the Nominating Committee
 
Submission Form
 
Nominations will be considered for the following Board of Governors positions:
  • President-Elect
  • Vice President
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • ABA Delegate
October 31, 2020       Deadline for Nominating Committee to complete nominee interviews
 
November 15, 2020       Deadline for Nominating Committee to select its slate of candidates
 
December 10, 2020       Deadline for Nominating Committee to release its report
 
January 1, 2021       Nominating Committee report published online and in January issue of the St. Louis Lawyer
 Nominating Committee Report
 
January 10, 2021       Board and YLD election petition filing period opens at 8:30 a.m.
Sample Nominating Petition
 
Nominations will be accepted for the following Board of Governors positions:
  • President-Elect
  • Vice President
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • ABA Delegate
  • Member-at-Large (5 openings)

Nominations will be accepted for the following Young Lawyers Division positions:
  • Chair-Elect
  • Vice Chair
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary
  • Member-at-Large (2 opening)
January 31, 2021       Board and YLD election petition filing period closes at 5:00 p.m.
 
March 2, 2021       Board and YLD election ballots delivered to members and online voting opens at 9:00 a.m.
 
March 16, 2021       Voting closes and all ballots due at 5:00 p.m.
 
March 31, 2021       Election results to be announced on or before March 31.
 

 

Nominating Committee Members

Chair (Term Expires April 2021)
Edward L. Dowd, Jr.
Dowd Bennett LLP
7733 Forsyth Blvd, Suite 1900
Clayton, MO 63105
Phone: 314-889-7300
Presidential Appointee (Term Expires April 2022)
Matt Reh
Armstrong Teasdale LLP
7700 Forsyth Blvd, Suite 1800
Clayton, MO 63105
Phone: 314-621-5070
Presidential Appointee (Term Expires April 2021)
Hon. Nicole Zellweger
St. Louis County Circuit Court
105 S Central Ave, Div 31
Saint Louis, MO 63105
Phone: 314-615-1531
MILP Appointee (Term Expires April 2022)
Brandon L. Jackson
Brown & Crouppen, P.C.
211 N Broadway, Suite 1600
St. Louis, MO 63102
Phone: 314-222-2222
WILP Appointee (Term Expires April 2022)
Angela Kennedy
Armstrong Teasdale LLP
7700 Forsyth Blvd., Suite 1800
Clayton, MO 63105
Phone: 314-621-5070
Past-Presidents Council Appointee (Term Expires April 2021)
Gerry Ortbals
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
211 N Broadway, Ste 3600
Saint Louis, MO. 63102
Phone: 314-259-2000
YLD Appointee (Term Expires April 2021)
Erica B. Slater
The Simon Law Firm, P.C.
800 Market St, Ste 1700
Saint Louis, MO 63101-2506
Phone: 314-241-2929

2021-22 ELECTIONS

Nominations for consideration by the Nominating Committee must be submitted by September 15, 2020.
https://www.bamsl.org/elections