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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.


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  • Order Issued Amending Rule 7A

    An order dated November 20, 2018 was issued promulgating amendments to the Rules for Admission to the Bar.


    On May 18, 2017, the Minnesota Supreme Court ...