Supreme Court rules

Current rules

Access Supreme Court rules (SCR) by chapter below or by using the keyword search. The rules are updated as changes are approved by the Wisconsin Supreme Court.

The Supreme Court rules are published biennially by the official publishers as a separate publication. They are also published by the Revisor of Statutes in the Wisconsin Statutes.

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Jul 03, 2014 Chapter 10 - Regulation of the State Bar HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Apr 30, 2012 Chapter 11 - Regulation of Members of the State Bar HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Mar 16, 2012 Chapter 12 - Client Protection HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Mar 25, 2008 Chapter 13 - Interest on Trust Accounts Program and Public Interest Legal Services Fund HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jun 05, 2009 Chapter 14 - Access to Justice Commission HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Aug 02, 2012 Chapter 20A CURRENT VERSION - Rules of Professional Conduct for Attorneys (Preamble through 20:1.18) HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Oct 01, 2013 Chapter 20B - Rules of Professional Conduct for Attorneys (20:2.1 through 20:8.5) HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2010 Chapter 21 - Lawyer Regulation System HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 03, 2014 Chapter 22 - Procedures for the Lawyer Regulation System HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 19, 2012 Chapter 23 - Regulation of Unauthorized Practice of Law HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Apr 20, 2000 Chapter 30 - Board of Bar Examiners HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Sep 20, 2013 Chapter 31 - Continuing Legal Education HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jan 02, 2008 Chapter 32 - Continuing Education for Wisconsin Judiciary HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2011 Chapter 33 - Continuing Education for Municipal Judges HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2003 Chapter 35 - Eligibility for Appointment as Guardian ad Litem for a Minor HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 19, 2012 Chapter 36 - Eligibility for Appointment as Guardian ad Litem for an Adult HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Apr 19, 2013 Chapter 40 - Admission to the Bar HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 16, 1997 Chapter 50 - Practical Training of Law Students HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2014 Chapter 60 - Code of Judicial Conduct HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Mar 26, 1997 Chapter 61 - Rules Governing Electronic Media and Still Photography Coverage of Judicial Proceedings HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Apr 01, 2002 Chapter 62 - Standards of Courtesy and Decorum for the Courts of Wisconsin HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2002 Chapter 63 - Code of Ethics for Court Interpreters HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Mar 19, 2012 Chapter 68 - Court Security, Facilities, and Staffing HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Feb 12, 2012 Chapter 70 - Rules of Judicial Administration HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jan 03, 2011 Chapter 71 - Required Court Reporting HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Feb 07, 2013 Chapter 72 - Retention of Court Records HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 16, 1997 Chapter 73 - Juror Use and Management HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 16, 1997 Chapter 74 - Supreme Court Administration HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Sep 14, 2001 Chapter 75 - Circuit Court Commissioners HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jan 03, 2000 Chapter 80 - Publication of Opinions HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 16, 1997 Chapter 81 - Compensation Paid to Attorneys Appointed by a Court HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Apr 06, 2001 Chapter 82 - State Law Library HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 16, 1997 Chapter 98 - Adoption and Publication of Supreme Court Rules HTML PDF Adobe PDF file
Oct 16, 2012 Chapter 99 - Construction of Supreme Court Rules HTML PDF Adobe PDF file