NCBE provides character and fitness services for the following applicant types in Washington:
- Admission by Transferred UBE Score
- In-House Counsel
How to Apply
NCBE does not conduct investigations for all applicant types; note that some types may have different filing instructions. Application filing instructions should be obtained by contacting Washington.
Application and Fee
The application should be obtained by contacting Washington. Completing and submitting a character and fitness application is only part of the bar application process.View Mailing Instructions View Fee Schedule
Log in to your NCBE Account to
- Start, continue, or complete an application
- Amend a pending application
- Print Authorization and Release forms
NCBE's Character and Fitness Services
Requirements, deadlines, and processing timelines vary among jurisdictions. Decisions regarding your qualification for admission are made by the jurisdiction and not by NCBE. The information provided here relates only to NCBE’s character and fitness services.