Legal Links - Useful Website Links
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Admission to the NH Bar
Complete information on admission to the NH Bar Association including the Bar exam,reciprocity and necessary forms.
NH Attorney Discipline System
The New Hampshire Supreme Court Attorney Discipline Office reviews all grievances filed against attorneys.
NH Court Rules
Includes rules for the Supreme, Superior, District and Municipal, and Probate courts of the state of NH, as well as the rules of evidence.
NH Guardian Ad Litem Board
Information on becoming a Guardian Ad Litem, the GAL Board and training sessions.
NH Judicial Branch
Searchable site with links to NH courts, Family Division Pilot Program and the Administrative Office of the Courts.
NH Laws, Rules and Court Decisions
Links to the NH Constitution, NH Laws Online, NH Code of Administrative Rules, NH Court Rules and Supreme Court Slip Opinions.
NH Rules of Professional Conduct
The entire book broken down by rule number.
NH Superior Court
Superior Court orders, downloadable court forms, Marital Neutral Evaluators and Rule 170 Mediators.
NH Supreme Court
Includes links to Supreme Court orders, slip opinions, oral argument calendar, cases accepted, status reports and much more.
NH Judicial Branch Self Help Website
Provides basic, practical information about the New Hampshire court system, how it works, and what the procedures are for bringing a case to court.
NH State Law Library
Only public state law library in the state, located at NH Supreme Court Building. Now provides access to patrons (onsite) to Lexis and Sheperd's. Source of historical court records, and more. Phone: 603-271-3777
US Courts & Government
NH STATE GOVERNMENT
New Hampshire Constitution
Access to Justice Commission
The Commission supports programs that provide free and reduced-fee legal services in NH.
NH Attorney General's Office
The Attorney General acts as the State's lawyer in all civil and criminal cases in the Supreme Court, and is responsible for the general supervision of all criminal law enforcement in this State.
NH Business Resource Center
Information about starting a business in NH
NH Consumer Protection & Antitrust Bureau
Protecting consumers from unfair and deceptive business practices in New Hampshire.
NH Corporation Division
The Corporation Division is responsible for the statutory filing of business entities, trademarks and trade names and numerous miscellaneous filings.
NH Judicial Council
Established under RSA 494, the New Hampshire Judicial Council is charged with the mission "To serve as an institutional forum for the on-going and disinterested consideration of issues affecting the administration of justice." The Council communicates with the General Court, the Executive Branch, the Judicial Branch and the Bar Association in suggesting ways to improve the administration of justice.
NH Judicial Selection Commission
The Judicial Selection Committee screens applicants for judicial positions.
NH Laws & Revised Statutes Online
A searchable database of the State of NH Revised Statutes.
NH Marital Mediators Certification Board
Information about the certification process for marital mediators including training programs and a complete list of certified mediators.
NH State Government Online - WEBSTER
The state's gateway Web site to the Executive, Legislative and Judicial branches, as well as the Governor and e-Government services.
NH Department of Corrections Inmate Locator
COUNTY REGISTRIES OF DEEDS
This site contains on Merrimack County records.
NH Counties Registry of Deeds Online
This site has online records for Belknap, Cheshire, Hillsborough, Rockingham, Strafford and Sullivan counties.
LOCAL LEGAL ASSOCIATIONS & ORGANIZATIONS
County & Local Bar Presidents
A list of New Hampshire County & Local Bar Presidents
American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants - Southern NE Chapter
Of interest and assistance to attorneys who practice in med mal, personal injury, products liability, eldercare, and any area where medicine and the law overlap.
Collaborative Law Alliance of NH
This organization espouses an alternative dispute resolution method in which parties are represented by attorneys. Visit this site for information on the methodology and training session in collaborative law.
Disabilities Rights Center
The Disabilities Rights Center (DRC) is a statewide organization that is independent from state government or service providers and is dedicated to the full and equal enjoyment of civil and other legal rights by people with disabilities.
NH Academy of Mediators & Arbitrators
The New Hampshire Academy of Mediators & Arbitrators is a statewide association whose membership consists of the state's most well established mediators and arbitrators, all of whom have proven experience in the resolution of civil & commercial disputes.
NH Association Of Criminal Defense Lawyers
The New Hampshire Association Of Criminal Defense Lawyers is the voluntary, professional organization of the criminal defense bar in New Hampshire.
NH Association for Justice
NH Association for Justice has active website with a variety of NH resources and services.
NH Civil Liberties Union
The NHCLU Foundation's principal goals are to represent people whose constitutional rights have been violated, to educate all citizens about their civil rights, to challenge laws that infringe on individual freedom, and to lobby at the New Hampshire legislature for passage of laws that protect privacy and other civil liberties.
NH Conflict Resolution Association
Dedicated to enhancing the practice and public understanding of peaceable and effective conflict resolution.
NH Court Reporters Association
Official Web site of the NH Court Reporters Association.
NH Legal Aid
Collaborative effort of several legal services agencies in NH including Legal Advice & Referral Center, NH Legal Assistance, the Pro Bono Program of the NH Bar Association, the Disabilities Rights Center, the Civil Practice Clinic at Pierce Law, and the NH Public Defender.
NH Legal Assistance
Non-profit law firm offering free legal services to seniors and low-income clients.
NH Public Defender
A private, non-profit organization created to ensure that New Hampshire has a cost-effective, efficient way to provide high quality representation to indigent defendants.
NH Women's Bar Association
This specialty Bar Association Web site has information on its events, office and special projects.
Paralegal Association of NH
Providing education, networking and information about certification of paralegals.
Parenting Coordinators Association of New Hampshire
Non-profit interdisciplinary organization dedicated to fostering the understanding and use of parenting coordination and to supporting professionals who serve as parenting coordinators.
Tri-State Defense Lawyers Association
Online legal research library, available free of charge to members of the NH Bar Association. Login required. NHBA members can e-mail mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org to obtain their login information.
University of New Hampshire School of Law
General home page for the state's only law school.
University of New Hampshire School of Law - OLLIE
"OLLIE" - the Law School's Online Law Library - Internet Edition is a gateway to national legal libraries and many other references.
Contracting and Organizational Research Institute (CORI)
Research organization offering searchable collection of contracts for practitioners and academic researchers, drawn from the SEC's EDGAR Database.
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other websites.
Comprehensive directory of official federal, state, and local government and court links.
Jurist - the Legal Education Network
A non-profit, non-commercial resource for legal news and caselaw, edited by volunteer staff and students of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law.
NH State Law Library
Only public state law library in the state, located at NH Supreme Court Building. Now provides access to patrons (onsite) to Lexis and Sheperd's. Source of historical court records, and more. Phone: 271-3777
US COURTS & GOVERNMENT
Internal Revenue Service
This user-friendly site has more style than you'd expect, and provides access to lots of forms and information.
US First Circuit Court of Appeals
Searchable database of published opinions, PACER, local rules and forms.
US Courts - the Federal Judiciary
Links to Federal Court Web sites grouped by circuit.
US District Courts
Links to electronic court records, fee schedules, a district court locator, subpoena regulations, and statistical reports.
US Supreme Court
Court orders and opinions, oral arguments calendar, docket search, court rules and case handling guides.
NH State Government
NATIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & ORGANIZATIONS
American Bar Association
The ABA is the world's largest legal publisher and its Web site is a gateway to a host of resources for the public and practitioners.
ABA Center for Professional Responsibility
A clearinghouse for information on legal discipline and ethics issues.
A comprehensive legal links page--the place to find Web sites of other bar associations or legal organizations.
American Bankruptcy Institute
The American Bankruptcy Institute maintains a Web site with lots of information on bankruptcy practice, trends, information and statistics.
Association of Legal Administrators
The National Association of Legal Administrators web site has an abundance of law practice management information for attorneys as well as professional administrators.
Commercial Law League of America
National organization representing attorneys who concentrate in collections and creditors' rights bankruptcy law.
Law and Policy Institutions Guide
Designed for the legal profession, academia and the public, Law and Policy Institutions Guide provides quality filtered legal and legislative information.
National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals
The National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals is an association whose membership consists of ADR professionals distinguished by their hands-on experience in the field of civil and commercial conflict resolution, and by their commitment to the practice of alternative dispute resolution.
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
Association of attorneys representing debtors. Good information.
National Association of Legal Secretaries
Established in 1929, NALS...the association for legal professionals, has been certifying individuals since 1960.
National Center for State Courts
Everything you always wanted to know about state courts -- and more. Geared to providing information on current practices, innovations, and upcoming trends in the state courts.
National Conference of Bar Examiners
The National Conference of Bar Examiners provides statistics and state-by-state breakdowns of bar exam passage rates. In addition, information on multistate bar examinations accepted jurisdictions and test dates are given.
Legal help for miltiary members, veterans, and their families. (Funded by Legal Services Corp.)
Student Loan Borrower Assistance
National Consumer Law Center’s Student Loan Borrower Assistance Project is a resource for borrowers, their families, and advocates representing student loan borrowers. This site is for people who already have student loans and want to know more about their options and rights.
INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & ORGANIZATIONS
UK Child Support Laws
ChildSupportLaws was formed to provide clear and relevant information about the laws relating to child support and maintenance in the UK.
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