Applications for Admission

Applicants for admission to the Bar of the Vermont Supreme Court must start the process by completing the National Conference of Bar Examiners Standard Character & Fitness Application.  Then, applicants must complete & return, along with payment, the appropriate Vermont-specific application.


The Vermont-specific form should be mailed, with payment, to:

Office of Bar Admissions

32 Cherry Street, Suite 213

Burlington, VT 05401

Remember: the info on this page focuses on the process to gain admission to the Bar of the Vermont Supreme Court. In other words, this page explains how to secure a license to practice law in Vermont.

If you are trying to join the Vermont Bar Association, please visit the VBA’s website, which is HERE.