[Filed under Career + Practice Concerns]
Financial Provisions are covered through the link to a database listing by state of Nationwide Mental Health Questions for Bar Application Character + Fitness — it also includes questions on Mental Health, naturally, Substance Use Provisions; and School, Criminal History, and Other Disciplinary Provisions. Although we can’t provide legal advice on your bar application, a legal petition to the court for admission — the database indicates the only question in the “Financial Provisions” column for Massachusetts questions asks whether you have been adjudged bankrupt or insolvent.
You can find Character and Fitness Standards for Bar Admission in Massachusetts here.
You can also find BBE FAQ on Character and Fitness.
Our anonymous online Q&A is designed to address clinical matters, including stress, relationships, career dissatisfaction, mood/addiction difficulties, etc. We do not have the capacity to respond to volumes of questions about requirements for admission to the bar, as a caution to those with similar inquiries.
FOR INQUIRIES REGARDING BAR ADMISSIONS, including completion of bar admission applications and requirements for disclosure of information, contact to the Massachusetts Board of Bar Examiners, by email to email@example.com, or by telephone at (617) 482-4466. The Board of Bar Examiners welcomes these inquiries. Please note that telephone inquiries may be handled anonymously at the request of the caller.
If you need help coping with the stress related to the character & fitness process, find more on scheduling a Free & Confidential appointment here.