UIA Members | 12.02.2019

Call for candidacies for the election of the UIA Vice‐President at the General Assembly on November 6, 2019

Dear Colleagues,

At its meeting before the opening of the Luxembourg congress, the General Assembly will elect the UIA Vice‐

According to the UIA Statutes, this election must be preceded by a call for candidacies. This letter is therefore a
call for candidacies for the position of UIA Vice‐President.

In order to be admissible, according to article 23.3 of the statutes and article 6 of the internal regulations, the
applications must come from members who are up to date with the payment of their membership fees, and
must be addressed to President Issouf BAADHIO by registered mail, dispatched to the UIA, 20 rue Drouot,
75009 Paris, no later than 6 months before the date of the next General Assembly which will take place on
November 6, 2019. As a consequence, the registered letter must be sent no later than May 6, 2019, and must
be received by the UIA within a week of the date of mailing that is, no later than May 13, 2019.

In order to be admissible, the candidacy submissions shall be accompanied by the following documents:

  • a letter of presentation and intention from the candidate;
  •  his/her curriculum vitae;
  •  an official letter certifying that the candidate is authorised to practice as a lawyer.

The Executive Committee will verify the validity of the candidacies received, and will submit all valid
candidacies to the Governing Board for an indicative vote, then to the General Assembly on November 6, 2019
for the election.

I remind you that, according to the statutes, the only members who may vote are those who are current in the
payment of their dues three months before the General Assembly meeting.

Yours faithfully,

(Sent by email without signature)
Paris, February 12, 2019
Secretary General