October 23, 2012
Character and Fitness
How do you advise law students or recent graduates with financial problems, mental health concerns or relatively minor criminal charges against them about their chances of Bar admission? What steps might they take to show rehabilitation and maximize chance of admission? Differences abound in the way state panels determine whether individuals are "fit to practice law." This panel will discuss the way Character and Fitness Committees use information to predict future conduct.
The Center for Professional Responsibility