Updated: June 26, 2018

Law Clerk Board

The Law Clerk Board supervises the Law Clerk Program under Rule 6 of the Washington Supreme Court's Admission and Practice Rules (APR). The law clerk board considers applications for enrollment in the program, interviews and evaluates law clerks and tutors during the course of study, and certifies that law clerks have successfully completed the program thereby meeting the educational requirement for the lawyer bar examination in Washington state.

Please direct inquiries to the staff contact below.

Scheduled Board Meetings

Feb. 2, 2018

May 4, 2018

Aug. 3, 2018

Meeting Minutes

Feb. 2, 2018

July 14, 2017

Sept. 8, 2017

Nov. 3, 2017



2017-2018 Chair: 
Benjamin Phillabaum

Board of Governors Liaison: Daniel D. Clark

WSBA Staff Contact: Katherine Skinner, 206-727-8326

Write to:
Law Clerk Board
Washington State Bar Association
1325 Fourth Ave., Ste 600
Seattle, WA 98101