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SCR 2.010 Requirements for admission to the Kentucky bar

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of the Supreme CourtEffective: September 1, 2020

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of the Supreme Court
II Admission of Persons to Practice Law (Refs & Annos)
Effective: September 1, 2020
Rules of the Supreme Court (SCR), Rule 2.010
SCR 2.010 Requirements for admission to the Kentucky bar
All applicants for admission to the bar of this state must meet certain basic requirements regardless of whether admission is sought by examination (SCR 2.022), by transferred Uniform Bar Examination score (SCR 2.090), without examination (SCR 2.110), for a limited certificate (SCR 2.111) or as an attorney participant in a defender or legal services program (SCR 2.112). Those requirements are set forth in the following sections SCR 2.011 through SCR 2.017.


HISTORY: Amended by Order 2020-60, eff. 9-1-20; prior amendments eff. 1-1-02 (Order 2001-2), 1-1-88 (Order 87-2), 2-24-86, 7-5-85, 2-1-84, 10-1-82, 11-1-78, 1-1-78, 3-10-73
Note: Former Rules of Appellate Procedure (RAP) were amended and redesignated as Rules of the Supreme Court (SCR) by Order of the Supreme Court effective January 1, 1978. Prior Rules of the Court of Appeals (RCA) had been redesignated as Rules of Appellate Procedure effective March 12, 1976.
Sup. Ct. Rules, Rule 2.010, KY ST S CT Rule 2.010
Current with amendments received through March 1, 2024. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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