2024 State Bar of Texas Election Update
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Denise Scofield, of Houston, and Santos Vargas, of San Antonio, are candidates for 2024-2025 State Bar of Texas president-elect. Read the press release.
Scofield and Vargas will appear on the ballot in April 2024 along with any certified petition candidates. Presently there are no additional president-elect candidates, although members have until March 1 to submit their nominating petitions to the State Bar for certification.
The State Bar of Texas Board of Directors’ Nominations and Elections Subcommittee voted August 28, 2023, to recommend the nomination of Denise Scofield, of Houston, and Santos Vargas, of San Antonio, as candidates for 2024-2025 State Bar president-elect. This year, the subcommittee considered candidates from metropolitan counties of the state (Bexar, Dallas, Harris, Tarrant, and Travis), in compliance with State Bar rules.
State Bar of Texas president-elect candidates Denise Scofield and Santos Vargas will participate in a live, virtual candidate forum from noon to 1 p.m. CDT on March 26. This is your chance to submit questions to the candidates and hear about their platforms.
Registration is required. Register for this free event by clicking here.
Submit questions for the candidates in advance by email to email@example.com or during the forums by using the Zoom Q&A feature. If submitting questions by email, please use the subject line “Questions for the Candidates.”
NOTE: The candidate forums are not approved for CLE credit.
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