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Applicants Sought for Board of Bar Examiners

Posted on Aug 30, 2019 in News & Reports, Press Releases


HONOLULU – The Nominating Committee of the Hawaii Supreme Court is accepting applications from attorneys wanting to serve as members of the Board of Bar Examiners. Individuals from all islands are invited to apply.

Appointed board members will serve three-year terms beginning November 1, 2019.

The Board of Examiners administers the process of admission to the Hawaii State Bar. It examines each applicant’s qualifications, knowledge of legal ethics, moral character, and administers a written examination.

Board members receive no compensation but may be reimbursed for travel and other expenses incidental to the performance of their duties.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest along with a resume to:

Gayle J. Lau, Chair
Hawaii Supreme Court Nominating Committee
P.O. Box 26436
Honolulu, Hawaii 96825

The deadline to submit applications is Monday, September 23, 2019.

The Nominating Committee will provide recommendations to the Supreme Court, which makes the final selections.


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