Reciprocal Admission Application Forms

APPLICATION FOR RECIPROCAL ADMISSION PURSUANT TO MAINE BAR ADMISSION RULE 11A

In order to apply for admission pursuant to Maine Bar Admission Rule 11A, you will need to complete both the Maine Supplemental Application for Reciprocal Admission Pursuant to Maine Bar Admission Rule 11A and the NCBE Application for Preparation of a Character Report. The download of the Maine Supplemental Application will include complete filing instructions. https://mainebarexaminers.org/wp/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/MBBE-RECIP-0416.pdf

Completed applications, along with the appropriate fee as outlined in the application instructions, should be submitted to:

Maine Board of Bar Examiners
P. O. Box 140
Augusta, ME 04332-0140
 

Inquiries should be directed to the Executive Director at (207) 623-2464 or by e-mail to execdir@mainebarexaminers.org.

Applications for reciprocal admission under Maine Bar Admission Rule 11A may be withdrawn at any time by notifying the Board, in writing, of an applicant’s intention to withdraw the application. Pursuant to M.B.A.R. 6, application fees are nonrefundable. However, the Board will credit the application fee of any reciprocal applicant toward the application fee to sit for the Maine bar examination, provided said examination application is received within two (2) years of the date of withdrawal of the reciprocal application.