CONTACT PERSON: VALERIE WILLARD
PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER
| JANUARY 14, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Chief Justice Catherine D. “Kitty” Kimball announced today that the Louisiana Supreme Court is considering changes proposed by the Committee on Bar Admissions that would result in a comprehensive and complete overhaul of the Louisiana Bar Examination. Before further consideration of the proposed changes to the bar examination, the Supreme Court is interested in receiving comments from members of the Bar and the public.
The Call for Comments is posted on the Louisiana Supreme Court web site at www.lasc.org along with the proposed changes to the Supreme Court Rule XVII, Admission to the Bar of the State of Louisiana; an Executive Summary of the proposals for change; and a PowerPoint presentation entitled Louisiana Bar Examination: Proposals for Change. The Call for Comments will be open for the period from January 15, 2011 - March 15, 2011 and comments should be directed to Lauren McHugh Rocha at the Louisiana Supreme Court by mail or email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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