Licensing & Lawyer Conduct
WSBA members must complete the license renewal annually, and must complete a minimum of 45 hours of continuing legal education activities in each 3-year reporting period. Changes to membership status are granted in accordance with the WSBA Bylaws. Annual License Renewal Deadline: Feb. 1, 2017.
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The WSBA administers the bar admission process, including the bar exam, admission by motion, and limited licenses for attorneys licensed in the U.S. and abroad.
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In Washington, there are 2 licenses authorizing the limited practice of law by individuals with certain qualifications: Limited Practice Officers (LPOs), under APR 12, and Limited License Legal Technicians (LLLTs), under APR 28.
A new class of legal professionals for better access to judicial system
Information and Resources for LPOs
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Steps and forms for filing a grievance
Los pasos y el formulario para presentar una queja
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