Is an attorney's bar number public information?


Quick Answer

While information available on attorneys may vary from state to state, generally an attorney's bar number is public information. A state bar association's website allows people to search for attorneys by name, providing the bar number as part of the results, as the Florida Bar explains.

Continue Reading

Full Answer

Attorneys' bar numbers are also included in attorney discipline records, which are typically available to the public as well. Searching for an attorney in a state bar's website provides the attorney number, the attorney's contact information and the year she was admitted to the state bar, in addition to any discipline history within the state, according to the Florida Bar.

Learn more about Law

Related Questions