Ballots will be distributed on Monday, March 29, 2021. It may take several days for paper ballots to reach members. Email (e-ballot) distribution will begin the morning of the March 29th and should conclude by 4:00 p.m.
The deadline for voting is Friday, April 30, 2021 at 4:30 p.m. Central Time for all voting methods: e-ballot, paper or internet.
Meet the Candidates
The ISBA is hosting candidate webpages for 3rd Vice President and Board of Governors candidates.
Third Vice President
BOG – Cook County
Who is eligible to vote?
All members of the Association (except non-lawyer members) with dues paid by March 1, 2021 are eligible to vote.
What race(s) will be on my ballot?
Eligible members with ISBA addresses in the areas in which there are contested elections may vote in the appropriate Board of Governors and Assembly race. Pursuant to the Policy and Procedures on Association Elections, when a vacancy is uncontested (candidates filing equaled or were less than the number of candidates to be elected) each candidate is automatically elected.
The following seats are contested this year:
- Third Vice President
- BOG – Cook County
- BOG – Area VIII
What kind of ballot will I receive?
- If we have an email address: e-ballot via email
- If we don't have an email address: paper ballot via mail
What if I don't want to vote using the ballot I receive?
- Members receiving e-ballots may request a paper ballot as explained in the e-ballot email. The deadline to request a paper ballot is April 15, 2021.
- Members receiving paper ballots may vote via internet following instructions provided on the paper ballot.
If you need technical assistance with the voting process, please email our customer service desk at Helpfirstname.lastname@example.org or call (866) 384-9978, Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. CT.