Applicants Sought for Attorneys and Judges Assistance Program BoardPosted on May 4, 2016 in Press Releases
HONOLULU, HI – 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, beginning July 1, 2016. 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 was 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 for submitting applications is May 16, 2016. Those interested in serving should submit a resume and letter indicating their interest to:
Gayle J. Lau
Supreme Court of Hawaii
P.O. Box 26436
Honolulu, HI 96825