Military Lawyers

APR 8(g) Exception for Military Lawyers

You may use this limited license if you are a military lawyer licensed in another U.S. jurisdiction and on active duty in Washington to represent military personnel in non-criminal matters in Washington courts. 

Please read APR 8(g) for all the limitations and responsibilities.


How to Apply for the Military Lawyer License

Complete the Application for APR 8(g) and file it with the WSBA.

If you have any questions about the Military Lawyer license, or prefer to have an application mailed to you, please contact the Admissions Department at or 206-727-8209.