Bencher Elections

Nomination and Consent Form

This form must be completed, signed and received by the Law Society by 5:00 pm on Monday, October 16, 2023.

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Name *

Enter your name as you would like it to appear on the election material, including the ballot.

Year of call *
Law firm or employer *
City or town *
Your contact information:
Email address *
Phone *
Website address (if applicable)
Biographical information *
Please provide a brief biographical information, maximum 200 words. This should include professional and community service and practice history.
Election statement *
Please provide an election statement, maximum 350 words. This is an opportunity to explain the contribution you hope to make as a Law Society Bencher.
If you wish to submit your photograph, please upload an image with a file extension of .jpg, .jpeg or .png
Nomination and Consent Form *
Please upload a scanned copy of the completed form signed by yourself and two members in good standing of the Law Society of British Columbia who are eligible to vote in the same District in which you are running, as described in Law Society Rules 1-23 and 1-25.

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If you have not received confirmation that your nomination has been received by the Law Society within seven days of sending, or by Monday, October 16, 2023, please contact

Your personal information is being collected by the Law Society of BC for the purposes of processing your application for nomination to the Bencher Elections. This information is being collected in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act, RSBC 1996, c. 165, s. 26(c). If you have any questions about the collection of this personal information, please contact Governance & Board Relations at