DUE TO Office closures, application deadline extended, expect delays in application processing
The deadline for the receipt of certification exam applications has been extended until January 30 2018.
Please expect delays in the processing of certification and recertification applications due to snow related office closures.
Board of Paralegal Certification Donates to the NC Supreme Court Historical Society
The Board of Paralegal Certification donated $25,000 to the North Carolina Supreme Court Historical Society to help fund the production of a documentary celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Supreme Court of North Carolina. Click here to read more about this project.
RECERTIFICATION APPLICATION AVAILABLE
The July 1, 2017, recertification applications were mailed on May 10. If you did not receive a copy, you can download it on the Forms and Documents page. The notary requirement has been eliminated from the recertification application.
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SCAM ALERT - COLLECTING BAR DUES OVER THE PHONE
The State Bar has received a report of a fraudulent attempt to collect NC bar dues over the phone via credit card. We do not solicit payments by phone. Read more here.
State Bar Journal
Click here to view online the latest edition of the State Bar Journal.
The 2017 Lawyer's Handbook is now available for downloading on the State Bar's website.