180 East 5th Street, Suite 950
St. Paul, Minnesota 55101

Phone: (651) 296-2254 | Fax: (651) 296-5866
Email: lawyerregistration@mbcle.state.mn.us

Lawyer Registration Rules Amendment

The Court has issued an Order amending the Lawyer Registration Rules effective July 1, 2018. The changes include the following:

  • Increasing the retirement age from 62 to 68 and eliminating the gainful employment provision
  • Reducing the number of fee categories, including the elimination of separate categories for non-resident
  • Revising the fee schedule to be a chart rather than a narrative
  • Including in the Rules specific language related to the military exception
  • Formalizing the policy of limiting the number of past due annual registration statements to 6 years
  • Clarifying the limitations on disclosure of demographic information