bar discipline

How to Handle a State Bar Letter Questioning Your Fitness to Practice

In my last column, I discussed how you can relocate to another state without sitting for another bar exam. One question that naturally stems from that discussion is what to do if you make a mistake in your relocation, and you fail to do something required by your new state’s bar. Receiving a letter from the state bar questioning your fitness to practice, or whether you have followed all the rules permitting you to practice, induces panic. Here is how to handle it.

Originally published August 8, 2017
Last updated August 9, 2017
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