Legal Education & Admission to the Bar

CHAIR:

EVENTS:

Alvaro Joseph Bellido de Luna
500 W. Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
P: (410) 706-3037
F: (410) 706-5856
Private email address

Section Dues: $5 per year



2012/2013 ANNUAL REPORT:

This Section continued to review and rule on Rule 16 applications for supervised law student practice in Maryland courts; a subcommittee of the Standing Committee on Rules of the Court of Appeals of Maryland held a hearing on revisions in the procedures that the Section Council will use to receive and evaluate Rule 16 applications.


PURPOSE:

The purposes of the Section are to consider, discuss, recommend to the Association, and implement measures for the improvement of the systems of pre-legal and legal education and admission to the Bar in the State of Maryland, methods for inculcating in law students the sincere regard for the ethics and morals of the profession necessary to its high calling and means for the establishment and maintenance of adequate and proper standards of general education, legal training, and moral character of applicants for admission to the Bar, including the manner of testing their academic qualifications and determining their moral character.

Rule 16 Application (Printable form - PDF)


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