Nominations for seats on the Law Society Council are encouraged from all eligible solicitors, irrespective of gender, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation or disability.
Some seats are also reserved for candidates that meet specific criteria for a demographic group.
To make a real difference to solicitors in England and Wales, we need the enthusiasm, skills, experience and knowledge of our members.
Our quick guide shows you the simple eight-step process for nominations.
The elections are conducted in accordance with the Law Society bye-laws (PDF 474kb).
2016 Council nominations
See the Preliminary notice of Council elections 2016