Real Property Law


The specialty field of Real Property Law is the practice of law in Minnesota dealing with matters relating to real property transactions including but not limited to, real estate conveyances, title searches, leases, condominiums, mortgages, and other liens, property taxes, real estate development, real estate financing, and determination of property rights, all with consideration to related fields of law. The Standards and Requirements for Certification can be found here



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Exam Information

DATE & TIME
Saturday, April 30, 2022; 8:30 am - 12:30 pm 

FORMAT
This exam will be offered virtually, using your own computer and required software. 

PRE-REQUISITES
Approved application, see link above right. See also Standards for Certification.

APPLICATION DEADLINE 
March 31, 2022. To apply, click 'Start Your Application' at the top of this page.
EXAM CONTENT
Five short answer essay question and fewer than 40 multiple choice questions.

EXAM PREP
Join the Real Property Study Group! Group members get access to:
• FREE select On Demand CLEs
•$50 off Minnesota CLE’s Real Property Law in MN Course AND course book 
• Access to listserv including others taking the exam
• Materials from previous CLE review courses
• Timely email updates regarding the exam
• Join here: https://mnbar.wufoo.com/forms/msba-real-property-certification-study-group
 
 
 
 


Fees

Application fee: $250-$265
Exam Fee: $100
Annual Audit Fee: $195-$210 ($125-$140 for public attorneys)
Recertification Fee (every 6th year): $270-$300 ($160-$175 for public attorneys)

Full Fee Schedule is here



Real Property Board

Thomas Radio, Chair
Todd Ahlquist, Vice Chair   
Laura Krenz
Gary Renneke
Catherine (Trina) Sjoberg
David Meyers
Chad Novak
Julie Nagorski

 
 

 

Colleen Clish

Director, Certified Legal Specialists
cclish@mnbars.org
612-278-6318