PELL v. NUñEZ

No. 23-55188.

99 F.4th 1128 (2024)

Douglas Mercer PELL, Plaintiff-Appellant, v. Amy NUÑEZ, Director of Admissions, State Bar of California, Defendant-Appellee.

United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.

Filed April 30, 2024.


Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Susan Barilich , Susan Barilich PC, Glendale, California, for Plaintiff-Appellant.

Jean R. Krasilnikoff , Assistant General Counsel; Robert G. Retana , Deputy General Counsel; Office of the General Counsel, The State Bar of California, San Francisco, California; Kirsten R. Galler , Assistant General Counsel; Ellin Davtyan , General Counsel; Office of the General Counsel, The State Bar of California, Los Angeles, California; for Defendant-Appellee.

Before: Richard C. Tallman, Sandra S. Ikuta, and John B. Owens, Circuit Judges.


OPINION

In this case, a law student petitioned the State Bar of California for a hearing to excuse his delay in taking the First Year Law Students Exam (FYLSX), a prerequisite to bar admission for students attending an unaccredited law school, and to waive the resulting...

Let's get started

Leagle.com

Welcome to the leading source of independent legal reporting
Sign on now to see your case.
Or view more than 10 million decisions and orders.

  • Updated daily.
  • Uncompromising quality.
  • Complete, Accurate, Current.

Listed below are the cases that are cited in this Featured Case. Click the citation to see the full text of the cited case. Citations are also linked in the body of the Featured Case.

Cited Cases

  • No Cases Found

Listed below are those cases in which this Featured Case is cited. Click on the case name to see the full text of the citing case.

Citing Cases