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The bar exam is administered on a state-by-state basis. At the bottom of this page is a directory of each state bar’s website and contact information. There, you’ll find state-specific information on administration of the bar exam.

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State Bar Admission Agencies

Alabama
Alabama State Bar
P.O. Box 671
Montgomery, AL 36101
334-269-1515
www.alabar.org

Alaska
Alaska Bar Association
P.O. Box 100279
Anchorage, AK 99510
907-272-7469
www.alaskabar.org

Arizona
Committee on Examinations
Supreme Court of Arizona
1501 W. Washington, Suite 104
Phoenix, AZ 85007
602-452-3971
attorneyadmissions@court…
www.azcourts.gov/AZ-Supr…

Arkansas
Arkansas State Board of Law Examiners
Christopher Thomas, Executive Secretary
120 Justice Building
625 Marshall Street
Little Rock, AR 72201
501-374-1855
courts.arkansas.gov

California
Office of Admissions
State Bar of California
180 Howard Street
San Francisco, CA 94105
415-538-2300
admissions.calbar.ca.gov

Colorado
Supreme Court Board of Law Examiners
1560 Broadway, Suite 1820
Denver, CO 80202
(address changing in early 2013)
303-866-6626
www.coloradosupremecourt…

Connecticut
Bar Examining Committee
100 Washington Street
Hartford, CT 06106
860-706-5135
www.jud.ct.gov/cbec

Delaware
Sarah Arnold, Executive Director
Board of Bar Examiners
Carvel State Building
820 N. French Street, 11th Floor
Wilmington, DE 19801
302-577-7038
sarah.arnold@state.de.us
courts.delaware.gov/bbe

District of Columbia
Committee on Admissions
District of Columbia Court of Appeals
430 E Street N.W., Room 123
Washington, DC 20001
202-879-2710
www.dccourts.gov

Florida
Florida Board of Bar Examiners
1891 Eider Court
Tallahassee, FL 32399
850-487-1292
www.floridabarexam.org

Georgia
Supreme Court of Georgia
Office of Bar Admissions
244 Washington Street S.W., Suite 440
Atlanta, GA 30334
404-656-3490
www.gabaradmissions.org

Hawaii
Office of the Clerk
Supreme Court of Hawaii
Ali’iolani Hale
417 S. King Street, Room 103
Honolulu, HI 96813
808-539-4977
www.courts.state.hi.us

Idaho
Idaho State Bar
P.O. Box 895
Boise, ID 83701
208-334-4500
isb.idaho.gov

Illinois
Illinois Board of Admissions to the Bar
625 S. College Street
Springfield, IL 62704
217-522-5917
www.ilbaradmissions.org

Indiana
State Board of Law Examiners
30 S. Meridian Street, Suite 875
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-232-2552
www.in.gov/judiciary/ble…

Iowa
Office of Professional Regulation
Iowa Judicial Branch Building
1111 E. Court Avenue, Second Floor
Des Moines, IA 50319
515-725-8029
www.iowacourts.gov/For_A…

Kansas
Attorney Admissions
Kansas Judicial Center
301 S.W. 10th Avenue, Room 374
Topeka, KS 66612
785-296-8410
www.kscourts.org

Kentucky
Kentucky Office of Bar Admissions
1510 Newtown Pike, Suite 156
Lexington, KY 40511
859-246-2381
www.kyoba.org

Louisiana
Louisiana Committee on Bar Admissions
2800 Veterans Memorial Boulevard, Suite 310
Metairie, LA 70002
504-836-2420, 800-314-1530
www.lascba.org

Maine
Maine Board of Bar Examiners
P.O. Box 140
Augusta, ME 04332
207-623-2464
www.mainebarexaminers.or…

Maryland
State Board of Law Examiners
2011-F Commerce Park Drive
Annapolis, MD 21401
410-260-3640
www.mdcourts.gov

Massachusetts
Board of Bar Examiners
Suffolk County Courthouse
3 Pemberton Square, Suite 114
Boston, MA 02108
617-482-4466
www.mass.gov/bbe

Michigan
Board of Law Examiners
P.O. Box 30052
Lansing, MI 48909
517-373-4453
courts.mi.gov

Minnesota
Board of Law Examiners
180 E. Fifth Street, Suite 950
St. Paul, MN 55101
651-297-1800
www.ble.state.mn.us

Mississippi
Board of Bar Admissions
P.O. Box 1449
Jackson, MS 39215
601-576-4620
courts.ms.gov/newsite2/b…

Missouri
Board of Law Examiners
P.O. Box 104236
Jefferson City, MO 65110
573-751-9814
www.mble.org

Montana
State Bar of Montana
P.O. Box 577
Helena, MT 59624
406-442-7660
www.montanabar.org

Nebraska
Jane Schoenike
Secretary/Director of Admissions
Nebraska State Bar Commission
P.O. Box 81809
Lincoln, NE 68501
402-475-7091
www.nebar.com

Nevada
Director of Admissions
State Bar of Nevada
P.O. Box 50
Las Vegas, NV 89125
702-382-2200
www.nvbar.org

New Hampshire
Bar Admissions Administrator
New Hampshire Office of Bar Admissions
4 Chenell Drive, Suite 102
Concord, NH 03301
603-224-8806, 603-224-8728 (fax)
www.courts.state.nh.us/n…

New Jersey
Board of Bar Examiners
P.O. Box 973
Trenton, NJ 08625
609-984-2111
www.njbarexams.org

New Mexico
Board of Bar Examiners
9420 Indian School Road N.E.
Albuquerque, NM 87112
505-271-9706
info@nmexam.org
www.nmexam.org

New York
Board of Law Examiners
Corporate Plaza, Building 3
254 Washington Avenue Extension
Albany, NY 12203
518-453-5990
www.nybarexam.org

North Carolina
Board of Bar Examiners
www.ncble.org

North Dakota
State Board of Law Examiners
Judicial Wing, First Floor
600 E. Boulevard Avenue
Bismarck, ND 58505
701-328-4201
www.ndcourts.gov/court/c…

Ohio
Bar Admissions Office
Supreme Court of Ohio
65 S. Front Street, Fifth Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
614-387-9340
www.supremecourt.ohio.go…

Oklahoma
Board of Bar Examiners
P.O. Box 53036
Oklahoma City, OK 73152
405-416-7075
www.okbbe.com

Oregon
Oregon State Board of Bar Examiners
16037 S.W. Upper Boones Ferry Road
P.O. Box 231935
Tigard, OR 97281
503-620-0222
www.osbar.org

Pennsylvania
Board of Law Examiners
601 Commonwealth Avenue, Suite 3600
P.O. Box 62535
Harrisburg, PA 17106
717-231-3350, 717-231-3351 (fax)
www.pabarexam.org

Rhode Island
Suzanne D. Augenstein
Bar Administrator
Supreme Court of Rhode Island
250 Benefit Street, Seventh Floor
Providence, RI 02903
401-222-4233
ribarexam@courts.ri.gov
www.courts.ri.gov

South Carolina
Supreme Court of South Carolina
P.O. Box 11330
Columbia, SC 29211
803-734-1080
www.sccourts.org

South Dakota
Board of Bar Examiners
500 E. Capitol
Pierre, SD 57501
605-773-4898
www.sdjudicial.com

Tennessee
Board of Law Examiners
401 Church Street, Suite 2200
Nashville, TN 37219
615-741-3234
www.tnble.org

Texas
Board of Law Examiners
P.O. Box 13486
Austin, TX 78711
512-463-1621
www.ble.state.tx.us

Utah
Utah State Bar
645 S. 200 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
801-531-9077
www.utahbar.org

Vermont
Board of Bar Examiners
111 State Street, Suite 9B
Montpelier, VT 05609
802-828-3281
jud-attylicensing@state….
www.vermontjudiciary.org

Virginia
Board of Bar Examiners
2201 W. Broad Street, Suite 101
Richmond, VA 23220
804-367-0412
www.vbbe.state.va.us

Washington
Washington State Bar Association
Admission Department
1325 Fourth Avenue, Suite 600
Seattle, WA 98101
206-727-8209
admissions@wsba.org
www.wsba.org

West Virginia
Board of Law Examiners
City Center East, Suite 1200B
4700 MacCorkle Avenue S.E.
Charleston, WV 25304
304-558-7815
kelley.rogers@courtswv.g…
www.courtswv.gov

Wisconsin
Board of Bar Examiners
P.O. Box 2748
Madison, WI 53701
608-266-9760
www.wicourts.gov/service…

Wyoming
Wyoming State Bar
P.O. Box 109
Cheyenne, WY 82003
307-632-9061
www.wyomingbar.org