Thank you for your interest in the Mentoring program! You will be contacted using your address of record information on file with the Utah State Bar.


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Active Status.

Minimum 7 Years of Practice Experience. I have been admitted to practice law for not less than seven (7) years and have a minimum of seven (7) years of practice experience.

Professional Status. A professional reputation in your local legal community for competence, ethical and professional conduct, malpractice insurance in an amount of at least $100,000/$300,000 if in private practice.

Disciplinary Action. Never been subject to a formal disciplinary proceeding by any court or Bar or related entity and/or been publicly or formally sanctioned in any jurisdiction.

I am familiar with and pledge to abide by the Rules of Professional Conduct and the Utah Standards of Professionalism and Civility

Select any option of mentoring that you can provide a new lawyer.




All mentor applications are reviewed by the Utah State Bar Committee on New Lawyer Training. The Committee requires the submission of at least three references from the legal community with whom you have had professional dealings within the past three years. At least one reference must be an adverse/opposing counsel and, if applicable, a judge familiar with your performance in court. Only one reference can be from your current firm or legal employer. Please provide the names and contact information for your references:





Please review and check yes below:
  • I wish to serve as a mentor in the New Lawyer Training Program, in accordance with its rules and regulations.
  • I acknowledge that the information provided in this application is complete and accurate to the best of my knowledge.
  • I certify that I meet all of the mentor requirements I checked above.
  • I understand that my participation in the NLTP is contingent upon the approval of my application by the Utah State Bar Committee on New Lawyer Training.
  • I acknowledge that I will be awarded twelve hours of CLE credit only if I satisfactorily complete all program requirements.
  • I agree to attend or view the Mentor Training and Orientation program within three (3) months of approval of my mentor application.
  • I agree to make the necessary time commitment to maintain a mentoring relationship. If my work or life circumstances change so that I cannot contribute at this time, I will contact the NLTP Coordinator.
  • If after I become an approved NLTP mentor, I become subject to a public or formal disciplinary proceeding by any court or bar related entity and/or am formally sanctioned in any jurisdiction, I will notify the NLTP Coordinator.
  • I understand that all mentor appointments are subject to reassessment, if necessary, in the future.
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