Indiana State Board of Law Examiners
30 S Meridian St., Suite 875
Indianapolis, IN 46204
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INSTRUCTION TO APPLICANTS FOR ADMISSION ON FOREIGN LICENSE
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Miscellaneous Information. We will submit a copy of your application to the National Conference of Bar Examiners for investigation and report. The report takes several months to process depending upon how quickly your references and others named in the application respond to the NCBE’s inquiry. Allow approximately six (6) months for the processing of your application. Give complete and correct dates on your application to avoid delay. Advise the Board of Law Examiners and the National Conference immediately of any name or address change.FINAL CHECK LIST – Foreign License
Original Application and One (1) copy.
Three (3) Original Authorization and Release Forms (Found inside the NCBE application)
Statement of Required Practice
Written Statement demonstrating how you intend to engage in the active practice of law predominately
$500 Certified check, money order, or cashiers check to the Board of Law Examiners
$375 Certified check, money order, or cashiers check to the National Conference
Mail to: Indiana State Board of Law Examiners
30 South Meridian Street, Suite 875
Indianapolis, IN 46204
A provisional license may continue for one year and may be renewed. An affidavit stating that the applicant has actively engaged in the practice of law predominantly in Indiana shall be filed each year with the required $50 renewal fee. Upon the fifth renewal the provisional license shall become permanent. On September 1st of each year the Board of Law Examiners will send renewal forms and instructions for renewal to attorneys having provisional licenses.
Admission and Discipline Rule 6, Section 5 provides that in addition to any requirements found in Admission and Discipline Rule 29, within twelve (12) months of an applicant’s initial provisional license or business counsel license admission, the applicant shall attend an annual Indiana law update seminar, which seminar shall provide a minimum of twelve (12) hours of continuing education which has been approved the Indiana Commission for Continuing Legal Education.
Pursuant to Rule 6, Section 5, the Board of Law Examiners shall publish a list of approved seminars that meet the requirements of the rule.
The following seminars have been approved by the Board of Law Examiners as meeting the requirements of Rule 6, Section 5:
• The annual Indiana Law Update seminar offered by the Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF).
• The annual Year in Review seminar offered by the Indiana Continuing Legal Education Forum (ICLEF).
• The annual Indiana Law Survey seminar offered by Hoosier CLE and the Alumni Association of the Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law.