File an application to serve on a committee
Feb. 5: The 2018 application deadline for most State Bar committees and commissions is Feb. 5.
The deadline for the Council on Access and Fairness has been extended to March 31.
May 4: Judicial Nominees Evaluation Commission (JNE)
Review Committee of the Commission on Judicial Nominees Evaluation (RJNE)
Committee members on these groups are also appointed on a different schedule:
Appointments are made to the ABA House of Delegates and the Judicial
Council in the spring, and the appointments to the JNE Commission, RJNE,
and the LAP Oversight Committee by the end of July.
To apply for an interim appointment, submit an application form to
the State Bar's Appointments Office. For a description of the committee,
application requirements, and the name of the staff contact, find the
committee on the State Bar website.
Occasionally there are vacancies on committees and commissions due to
resignations. In these cases, the board names an appointee to serve for
the rest of the remaining term. Appointments for vacancies have
To apply, download and use the committee application form. You can email your applications to firstname.lastname@example.org. For questions or information contact the bar’s appointment office:
Appointments Office The State Bar of California 180 Howard St. San Francisco, CA 94105-1639 415-538-2370