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Applicants Sought For Board of Bar Examiners

July 25, 2022, 9:30 AM HST
* Updated July 24, 1:19 PM
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The state Judiciary is seeking applicants to serve on the Board of Bar Examiners.

The Hawai’i Supreme Court nominating committee is now accepting applications from attorneys interested in a board position. Attorneys from all islands are invited to apply.

Appointed board members will serve three-year terms beginning Nov. 1. The deadline to submit applications is Aug. 31.

Applicants should submit a letter of interest and a resume by mail to Liam Deeley, chairperson; Hawai’i Supreme Court nominating committee; 212 Merchant St.; Suite 200; Honolulu, HI 96813; or via email to [email protected].

The nominating committee will provide recommendations to the Supreme Court, which makes the final selections.

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The board of examiners administers the process of admission to the Hawai’i 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 can be reimbursed for travel and other expenses related to the performance of their duties.

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