At Novus Law School you can complete your legal education online or through distance education at a time and schedule that meets your needs and professional obligations. When combined with Clinical Apprenticeship/Attorney Supervised Study for bar admissions, both the practical and degree studies may be accomplished. Attorney Supervised/Clinical Training is  completed in law office and court room settings, and   can provide practical legal training and experience in a law practice; in the process of interviewing clients, conducting legal research, assisting trial and depositions, drafting pleadings, all in a active law practice, with real legal issues and clients

The Rules Regulating Admissions to The Practice of Law in the United States are established in each state or the District of Columbia, Washington DC by bar examiners or committees. The options for admissions are detailed below by a link to statistics published by The National Conference Of Bar Examiners and links to state by state bar admissions requirements.

Several states allow all or part bar  admission eligibility to be met by Attorney Supervised Study/Apprenticeship (law office study) and a the District of Columbia rules state that Non ABA graduates may qualify by completing 26 units at an ABA School (see DC Rules). Further, a number of states may allow admission for non-ABA graduates if they complete a LLM from an ABA school.

 

If it is your intention to seek  admission upon completion of your Legal Education and Attorney Supervised Study you should explore all admissions options for all states for which you may seek to qualify under, both general admissions and attorney admissions.

Attorney admissions may apply when an individual is admitted to the bar in one state and may become eligible to be admitted to another state under  attorney admissions requirements. The American Bar Association survey of  published admission requirements are posted on this site for both general admissions and attorney admissions.

 

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-Published Statistics provided by the National Conference of Bar Examiners-

 

This is 60 page guide to questions concerning bar admissions within each jurisdiction. It includes a directory of State Bar Admission Agencies. Use this guide to determine bar admissions options throughout the United States, for general applicants, attorney's admissions and all permitted means of legal study.

 
 

GENERAL ADMISSIONS, ATTORNEY ADMISSIONS, ADMISSION BY MOTIONS - USA, PERMITTED MEANS OF LEGAL STUDY BY STATE

TO REVIEW ADMISSIONS REQUIREMENTS FOR ALL 50 STATES & THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

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To American Bar Association  (ABA) Information

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To Specialized Federal/Professional Practice NOT REQUIRING State Bar Admission

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ATTORNEY SUPERVISED RULES REGULATING ADMISSION BY STATE

 

CALIFORNIA      MAINE      NEW YORK

VERMONT    VIRGINIA    WASHINGTON    WYOMING