Please be advised that the Haitian Lawyers Association will hold its Annual Election for Board of Directors Officers and Members on Friday, December 2nd, 2022.

We are now accepting nominations for the following positions: President-Elect, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer and Two (2) Elective Directors.

The officers will serve a one-year term and the elective directors will serve a two-year term.

Any active HLA member may nominate himself/herself or another active HLA member by emailing a written nomination to the Elections Committee at beatrice@cazeaulawfirm.com by 12:00 noon on November 11th, 2022.

Please include a short bio of the candidate with your nomination.  If you are nominating another HLA member, please make sure that the nominee accepts your nomination prior to submitting it.

Active HLA members may cast their vote in person on Friday, December 2nd, or electronically.

All paid members will receive a separate email containing the link to cast a vote electronically; the link will be active until 12:00 noon on Friday, December 2, 2022. Thereafter, active member may cast their vote in person on election night. The ballots will be tallied, and the election results will be reported by the Elections Committee on election night.

An active HLA member is a person who has paid the annual membership dues or is a Lifetime member. The annual membership dues are $100 for lawyers who have practiced for over 5 years and $50.00 for lawyers who have practiced for 5 years or less. A member may become a Lifetime HLA member by making a one-time payment of $1000.00.

Below is the link to the membership application with additional information for your convenience.

Best regards,
Elections Committee