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Applicants Sought for Attorneys and Judges Assistance Program Board

Posted on Dec 19, 2017 in News & Reports, Press Releases

The Attorneys and Judges Assistance Program Board (AAP) has three board positions to be filled, including one member of the Judiciary (judge) and two attorneys. The term of each position is three years. Board members serve without compensation, but travel is reimbursed.

Duties of the Board include adopting policies and procedures to carry out the objectives of the program, which were established to assist in the form of education, guidance, emotional support, and monitoring the treatment of attorneys and judges who suffer from substance abuse, stress or other problems affecting their professional performance. Board members must also be willing to devote time to perform the necessary duties of the AAP, including learning the functions and procedures of the organization.

The deadline to apply is January 5, 2018. Those interested in serving should submit a resume and letter indicating their interest to:

Gayle J. Lau
Nominating Committee
Supreme Court of Hawaii
P.O. Box 26436
Honolulu, HI 96825

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