Privacy Law Specialist Map

  • Map Key:
  • stopRequire ABA accreditation
  • stopRecognize, but do not require ABA accreditation
  • stopState specific accreditation required
  • stopABA accreditation not required
  • stopStates that prohibit certification/specialization
  • State Key:
  • * Disclaimer and/or additional language required
  • + Ok if: “the certification was granted by an organization that is accredited by the American Bar Association under procedures and criteria endorsed by the North Carolina State Bar”
  • ¶ Requires MN-specific approval to use w/o disclaimer; if disclaimer saying “not approved by MN” is used, nothing required (including ABA)
  • 1 Must be recognized by state supreme court, but, to date, the state supreme court has not implemented a plan to either certify attorneys directly or approve certifying organizations.
  • 2 Requires accreditation by ABA and certification with the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education in accordance with Tennessee Supreme Court Rule 21.