Nomination Period for Appellate Defender Commission
Extended to May 4, 2007
The nomination period for the Appellate
Defender Commission has been extended to May 4, 2007. There are two
vacancies for four-year terms expiring on April 30, 2011. Members of
this statewide, seven-person Commission are nominated by the State Bar and
various courts and appointed by the Governor. The Commission sets policy
for the State Appellate Defender Office and the Michigan Appellate Assigned
Counsel System, hires the directors, and reviews and adopts regulations for
assigning appellate counsel. The
Commission meets quarterly.
Nominations can be submitted by e-mail,
by facsimile, or mail to: Marge Bossenbery, State Bar of Michigan, 306 Townsend
St., Lansing, MI 48933-2012, firstname.lastname@example.org,
or fax (517) 371-2410. For more information call (517) 346-6327.