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Kansas Judicial Center
301 SW 10th Avenue, Room 107
Topeka Kansas 66612-1507
Telephone:  785.296.3229
Fax:  785.296.1028
Email: appellateclerk@kscourts.org

Rules Adopted by the Supreme Court

Rules Relating to Admission of Attorneys

Rule 701A
Rules Relating to Admission of Attorneys

Admissions Attorney

(a) The Disciplinary Administrator shall appoint an attorney on the Disciplinary Administratorís staff to serve as the Admissions Attorney for the Board.

(b) The duties of the Admissions Attorney include:

(1) conducting character and fitness investigations of all applicants for admissions to the Kansas bar;

(2) approving an application when the applicant meets character and fitness qualifications under Rule 707;

(3) referring to the Review Committee applications that present character and fitness issues; and

(4) prosecuting hearings before the Board when recommended by the Review Committee.

[History: New rule effective February 3, 2014.]

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