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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Apr 24, 2015 Chapter 10 - Regulation of State Bar PDF Adobe PDF file
Jan 02, 2015 Chapter 11 - Regulation of Members of the State Bar PDF Adobe PDF file
Mar 16, 2012 Chapter 12 - Client Protection PDF Adobe PDF file
Mar 25, 2008 Chapter 13 - Interest on Trust Accounts Program and Public Interest Legal Services Fund PDF Adobe PDF file
Jun 05, 2009 Chapter 14 - Access to Justice Commission PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 25, 2016 Chapter 20A - Rules of Professional Conduct for Attorneys (Preamble through 20:1.18) PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2016 Chapter 20B - Rules of Professional Conduct for Attorneys (20:2.1 through 20:8.5) PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2016 Chapter 21 - Lawyer Regulation System PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2016 Chapter 22 - Procedures for the Lawyer Regulation System PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 19, 2012 Chapter 23 - Regulation of Unauthorized Practice of Law PDF Adobe PDF file
Apr 20, 2000 Chapter 30 - Board of Bar Examiners PDF Adobe PDF file
Sep 20, 2013 Chapter 31 - Continuing Legal Education PDF Adobe PDF file
Jan 02, 2008 Chapter 32 - Continuing Education for Wisconsin Judiciary PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2011 Chapter 33 - Continuing Education for Municipal Judges PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2003 Chapter 35 - Eligibility for Appointment as Guardian ad Litem for a Minor PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 19, 2012 Chapter 36 - Eligibility for Appointment as Guardian ad Litem for an Adult PDF Adobe PDF file
Apr 19, 2013 Chapter 40 - Admission to the Bar PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 16, 1997 Chapter 50 - Practical Training of Law Students PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2014 Chapter 60 - Code of Judicial Conduct PDF Adobe PDF file
Mar 26, 1997 Chapter 61 - Rules Governing Electronic Media and Still Photography Coverage of Judicial Proceedings PDF Adobe PDF file
Apr 01, 2002 Chapter 62 - Standards of Courtesy and Decorum for the Courts of Wisconsin PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2002 Chapter 63 - Code of Ethics for Court Interpreters PDF Adobe PDF file
Mar 19, 2012 Chapter 68 - Court Security, Facilities, and Staffing PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2016 Chapter 70 - Rules of Judicial Administration PDF Adobe PDF file
Jan 03, 2011 Chapter 71 - Required Court Reporting PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 01, 2016 Chapter 72 - Retention of Court Records PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 16, 1997 Chapter 73 - Juror Use and Management PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 16, 1997 Chapter 74 - Supreme Court Administration PDF Adobe PDF file
Sep 14, 2001 Chapter 75 - Circuit Court Commissioners PDF Adobe PDF file
Aug 07, 2015 Chapter 80 - Publication of Opinions and Orders PDF Adobe PDF file
Jul 16, 1997 Chapter 81 - Compensation Paid to Attorneys Appointed by a Court PDF Adobe PDF file
Apr 06, 2001 Chapter 82 - State Law Library PDF Adobe PDF file
Aug 07, 2015 Chapter 98 - Adoption and Publication ofSupreme Court Rules PDF Adobe PDF file
Oct 16, 2012 Chapter 99 - Construction of Supreme Court Rules PDF Adobe PDF file