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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: February 2, 2015. Log in to myWSBA by Sept. 14, 2014 to sign-up for paperless license renewal.
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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.
APR 28 limited license for nonlawyers
Limited license for non lawyers in real property transactions.
Learn more about the lawyer discipline system in Washington.
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Pasos y formularios para presentar una queja
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