Committee on Character and Fitness 

Committee on Character and Fitness  assesses character and fitness to practice law of every applicant, based on Supreme Court guidelines, and makes a recommendation to the Supreme Court of individuals who have passed the examinations required by the Committee on Examinations and who are deemed by the Committee to be qualified on the basis of character and fitness. Membership includes active members of the State Bar and public members. 


 Committee Members 
Edward F Novak, Chair Shannon Clark Jaren Leung
Jospeh Adams Joya Dunbar Joe Machado
Aaron Allen Alyson M Foster Marshall H Porter
Jennifer M Bailey Amy Foster Jennifer Rock
Augustine Bartning Troy Foster Cherdell Singleton
Andrew J Becke David Hernandez Robert Underdown
Cynthia Braun Inna Korenzvit Tamika Wooten
  Carl E Landrum  


Committee of Examinations 

Committee on Examinations examines applicants for admission to the practice of law and advises the Supreme Court and the Committee on Character and Fitness regarding applicants who have passed the required examinations. Membership includes active members of the State Bar. 


Committee Members
Michael J Donovan, Chair Erin M Evans Jack L O'Connor
Casey Ball Gregory J Gnepper Timothy A Stratton
William Cawthon Amber D Hughes Cory E Tyszka
Timothy W Durkin Frankie Y Jones Erika Weiler




Marshall H Porter
Marshall H Porter