180 East 5th Street, Suite 950
St. Paul, Minnesota 55101

Phone: (651) 297-1857 | Fax: (651) 297-1196
Email: ble@mbcle.state.mn.us

The Minnesota Board of Law Examiners licenses attorneys to the practice of law in Minnesota. Lawyers may be admitted either by bar examination or by years of practice.

Effective March 23, 2020, the office of Board of Law Examiners is closed to the public in response to the Court Order filed March 20, 2020. As part of the Minnesota Judicial Branch, we remain operational. For additional information, click here.


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