Limited-Time Waiver

What requirements can be waived?

An approved limited time waiver will waive the following requirements:
  • A minimum associate-level degree
  • 45 credits of core curriculum at an ABA approved law school or ABA approved paralegal program
  • Passage of the PCC Exam

Applicants with a limited time waiver may enroll in the practice area curriculum.

How do I qualify for the waiver? 

To qualify for the waiver, you must provide proof that you have each of the following:


Waiver Application Forms

Follow these instructions and type information using the fillable PDF application form and supplemental forms:

Please mail or deliver your completed application and payment of $150 (made payable to the WSBA) to:

Limited License Legal Technician Board
Washington State Bar Association
1325 Fourth Ave., Suite 600
Seattle, WA 98101-2539


*Any discrepancy or conflict between the information provided here and the rules and regulations set by the Washington Supreme Court, or the bylaws and policies of the Washington State Bar Association, is unintentional and will be resolved in favor of strict compliance with the rules, regulations, bylaws and policies.

Important Dates and Deadlines

Final Deadline to Apply for a Waiver
Application for waiver due in WSBA office December 31, 2016

Expiration Date of Approved Waivers
Approved waivers will expire December 31, 2018

Watch a Limited License Legal Technician Program Webinar

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Limited Time Waiver Frequently Asked Questions

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Regulation 4 Limited Time Waiver

Review the limited time waiver regulation