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New York State Board of Law Examiners Register of Law Student Applications Granted and Denied

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
This series documents applicants for the New York State bar examination. Information provided includes number of application, name of applicant, residence, judicial department, date application received, college or university of graduation, year of graduation, law school attended, duration of attendance, date of filing Regents certificate, Regents certificate number, time of clerkship served, date and location of examination, date and location of certificate issued, certificate number, and remarks.
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Quantity:
3.5 cubic feet
Inclusive Dates:
1895-1922, 1945-1958
Series Number:
J5102

Arrangement

Chronological by year.

Scope and Content Note

J5102-09: This accretion documents applicants for the New York State bar examination (1895-1922). Each entry is in ledger form. Information provided includes number of application, name of applicant, residence, judicial department, date application received, fee paid (not included in accretion J5102-82), college or university of graduation, year of graduation, law school attended, duration of attendance, date of filing regents certificate, regents certificate number, time of clerkship served, date and location of examination, date and location of certificate issued, certificate number, and remarks.

Use of Records

Access Restrictions

Restricted per Judiciary Law, Section 90.10; no access without prior permission of the New York State Board of Law Examiners.

Related Information

Related Materials

Series J0102 New York State Court of Appeals Certificates of Commencement of Clerkship

Series J1102 New York State Court of Appeals Law Students' Applications Denied

Series J2102 New York State Court of Appeals Lists of Attorneys Admitted and Disciplined in the Supreme Court, Appellate Division and

Series J3102 New York State Court of Appeals Attorney Admission Affidavits, contain related records.

Other finding aids

Name index in each volume.

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