Bar Admissions Portal

Beginning Jan. 26, 2021, all applications for admission to the practice of law in Ohio must be filed using the Bar Admissions Portal. Applications filed via paper will not be accepted after this date.

New Applicants: Click on Create Account using the Bar Admissions Portal.  In order to create an account, you must provide the following information:

Current Applicants

If you have previously submitted an application for admission by mailing your application to the Office of Bar Admissions, you will now need to use the Bar Admissions Portal to submit an application going forward.  Follow the instructions above to create a new account.

Bar Admissions Portal FAQs