Rules of Professional Conduct


To study and recommend changes or comments (including those proposed by other entities) to the Rules of Professional Conduct, Rules on Lawyers Professional Responsibility, Rules for Bar Admission, Client Security Board, or policies or administration of the Office of Lawyers Professional Responsibility, the Lawyers Board and the Board of Law Examiners.


Meeting Schedule

The Committee meets the fourth Tuesday of every month at 8:30 a.m. or Noon at the MSBA office. Remote participation by teleconference is available.


Tuesday, May 5, 12:00 Noon 
BLE Petition Student Practice Rules
Current Student Practice Rules
NLS Position Statement
NLS Letter to BLE
BLE Proposal Foreign-Educated Graduates

Friday, March 20, 12:00 Noon (note different date and time)
RecommendReport Mandatory Reporting Pro Bono
Frequently Asked Questions
Foreign-Trained Attorneys
Early Bar Exam

Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 8:30 a.m.
Final Amended Opinion 21 redline LPRB Opinions Cmte
Final Amended Opinion 21 clean LPRB Opinions Cmte
Wernz Memo Opinion 21 12.9.19 
Minutes from 11.25.19 meeting
Article on malpractice insurance by Susan Humiston, OLPR
MBLE seeks comments on admission of foreign-educated graduates

Monday, November 25, 2019, 12:00 noon
- 11.25.19 Meeting Agenda
Background Materials: Petition for unlimited CLE on demand
Court Order - Comment Period
Email to FFinch MRPC Rule 3.8
Email from BWernz re MRPC Rule 3.8
Update from BLE and CLE Board 11.14.19.
BLE Petition for Rule Amendment 11.21.19
Client Security Board Petition 11.15.19

Tuesday, June 26, 2018, 8:30 a.m. - Agenda


Tuesday, September 22, 2015, 8:00 a.m. - Agenda | Minutes
Tuesday, February 23, 2016, 8:00 a.m. - Agenda | Minutes


BLE Petition Student Practice Rules


Fred Finch

Staff Liaison
Nancy Mischel
(612) 278-6331



Supreme Court Petitions