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Topeka Kansas 66612-1507
Telephone:  785.296.3229
Fax:  785.296.1028
Email: appellateclerk@kscourts.org


Rules Adopted by the Supreme Court

Continuing Legal Education

Rule 811
Continuing Legal Education

Reinstatement Procedure for Suspended Practitioner

(a) Suspended less than 1 year. A suspended practitioner returning from suspension of less than one year must:

(1) submit to the Commission a written request for reinstatement, accompanied by a check or money order payable to the Kansas Continuing Legal Education Commission for a reinstatement fee of $100;

(2) between the date of suspension and the date of reinstatement, complete any hours required to satisfy any deficiency in CLE requirements under Rule 803(a) and pay any fees incurred prior to suspension; and

(3) complete the annual CLE requirement under Rule 803(a) by the end of the compliance period in which the practitioner is reinstated.

(b) Suspended 1 year or more. A suspended practitioner returning from suspension of 1 year or more must:

(1) submit to the Commission a written request for reinstatement, accompanied by a check or money order payable to the Kansas Continuing Legal Education Commission for a reinstatement fee of $100;

(2) between the date of suspension and the date of reinstatement, complete any hours required to satisfy any deficiency in CLE requirements under Rule 803(a) and pay any fees incurred prior to suspension;

(3) between the date of suspension and the date of reinstatement, complete an additional 12 hours of CLE credit, including 2 hours of ethics and professionalism, for each year during which the attorney was suspended, unless waived or modified by order of the Supreme Court; and

(4) complete the annual CLE requirement under Rule 803(a) by the end of the compliance period in which the attorney is reinstated.


[History: Rules 801-809 and CLE Implementing Rules effective July 1, 1985 repealed effective July 1, 2011; New Rules 801-811 adopted effective July 1, 2011.]

See also: Rule 1001 - Electronic and Photographic Media Coverage of Judicial Proceedings