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Electronic Registration now Mandatory for Pennsylvania Attorneys

Every attorney admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania will be required to electronically file their annual registration form beginning with the 2016-2017 assessment year.

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Candidate Removed from Ballot after Falsely Designating Himself as a Lawyer

A law school graduate who is neither licensed to practice law nor working with the law in any capacity cannot identify himself as a “lawyer” in nomination papers for public office, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court held in In re Beyer.