Bar Application Question and Instruction Topics

Below are links to specific question instructions presented during online filing. These instructions are intended to be used as help in clarifying any missing documentation needed for an applicant's character and fitness. Specifically, Character and Fitness Analysts from the Board office may send letters requesting further documentation from applicants. These letters list the questions as they appeared during the applicants' online filing experience. Applicants can then use the instructions below to gain further clarification on these questions, and provide any missing documentation according to the instruction text.

  1. Academic Records – Discipline
  2. Attorney Related – Continual Practice
  3. Attorney Related – Pending Professional Misconduct
  4. Attorney Related – Professional Misconduct
  5. Attorney Related – Reprimand
  6. Attorney Related – Resigned Bar Membership
  7. Court Related – Civil Proceedings
  8. Court Related – Protection from Abuse
  9. Criminal – Criminal History
  10. Dependencies – Current Addictions
  11. Documents – Altered or Falsified
  12. Employment - Performance
  13. Employment - Termination
  14. Financial – Bankruptcy
  15. Financial – Child or Spousal Support
  16. Financial – Fraud
  17. Financial – Income Tax
  18. Financial – Past-due Accounts
  19. Identification – Citizenship
  20. Identification – Social Security Number Changes
  21. Licenses – Applications
  22. Licenses – Withdrawn, Denied, Revoked or Complaints
  23. Military – Complaints
  24. Military – Discharge
  25. Military – Rejection
  26. Military – Service
  27. Miscellaneous - Issues
  28. Official Records - Criminal Records
  29. Official Records - Driving Records
  30. Personal Information - Other Names
  31. Public Office – Investigation
  32. Public Office – Misconduct
  33. Public Office – Removed
  34. Public Office – Resignation