var googletag = googletag || {}; googletag.cmd = googletag.cmd || []; googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.pubads().disableInitialLoad(); });
device = device.default;
//this function refreshes [adhesion] ad slot every 60 second and makes prebid bid on it every 60 seconds // Set timer to refresh slot every 60 seconds function setIntervalMobile() { if (!device.mobile()) return if (adhesion) setInterval(function(){ googletag.pubads().refresh([adhesion]); }, 60000); } if(device.desktop()) { googletag.cmd.push(function() { leaderboard_top = googletag.defineSlot('/22018898626/LC_Article_detail_page', [468, 60], 'div-gpt-ad-1591620860846-0').setTargeting('pos', ['1']).setTargeting('div_id', ['leaderboard_top']).addService(googletag.pubads()); googletag.pubads().collapseEmptyDivs(); googletag.enableServices(); }); } else if(device.tablet()) { googletag.cmd.push(function() { leaderboard_top = googletag.defineSlot('/22018898626/LC_Article_detail_page', [320, 50], 'div-gpt-ad-1591620860846-0').setTargeting('pos', ['1']).setTargeting('div_id', ['leaderboard_top']).addService(googletag.pubads()); googletag.pubads().collapseEmptyDivs(); googletag.enableServices(); }); } else if(device.mobile()) { googletag.cmd.push(function() { leaderboard_top = googletag.defineSlot('/22018898626/LC_Article_detail_page', [320, 50], 'div-gpt-ad-1591620860846-0').setTargeting('pos', ['1']).setTargeting('div_id', ['leaderboard_top']).addService(googletag.pubads()); googletag.pubads().collapseEmptyDivs(); googletag.enableServices(); }); } googletag.cmd.push(function() { // Enable lazy loading with... googletag.pubads().enableLazyLoad({ // Fetch slots within 5 viewports. // fetchMarginPercent: 500, fetchMarginPercent: 100, // Render slots within 2 viewports. // renderMarginPercent: 200, renderMarginPercent: 100, // Double the above values on mobile, where viewports are smaller // and users tend to scroll faster. mobileScaling: 2.0 }); });
×

North Dakota Administrative, Court, and Government Directory

( 38 votes, average: 4.2 out of 5)
What do you think about this article? Rate it using the stars above and let us know what you think in the comments below.
State of North Dakota

Go Back to the National Directory of States

Below is a directory of the North Dakota administrative, court, and government offices. This also includes the staff in most locations.


Capital: Bismarck
672,591 (2010 Census)
State Information: (701) 328-2000
State Website: http://www.nd.gov

Administrative Office of the Courts

Office of State Court Administrator
State Capitol, Judicial Wing
600 E. Boulevard Ave. Mail Stop 180 Bismarck, ND 58505-0530
(701) 328-4216; Fax: (701) 328-2092
Website: http://www.ndcourts.gov
State Court Administrator: Sally A. Holewa

Attorney Discipline

Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of North Dakota
515 1/2 E. Broadway, Suite 102 Bismarck, ND 58501
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2297 Bismarck, ND 58502-2297
(701) 328-3925; Fax: (701) 328-3964
Disciplinary Counsel: Brent J. Edison

Attorney General

Office of the Attorney General
State Capitol, 600 E. Boulevard Ave. Dept. 125 Bismarck, ND 58505-0040
(701) 328-2210; Fax: (701) 328-2226
Website: http://www.ag.nd.gov
Atty. General: Wayne Stenelyem (Republican)
Elected; next election Nov. 2014

Banking Department

Department of Financial Institutions
2000 Schafer St., Suite G Bismarck, ND 58501-1204
(701) 328-9933; Fax: (701) 328-0290
Website: http://www.nd.gov/dfi
Commissioner: Robert J. Entringer

Bar Admissions

State Board of Law Examiners
Judicial Wing, 1st Floor 600 E. Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND 58505-0530
(701) 328-4201; Fax: (701) 328-4480
Website: http://www.ndcourts.gov

45 hours CLE required per three years, including 3 hours of ethics or professional responsibility.

Admission on motion with five years membership of the bar of another jurisdiction and four of the last five years in practice; or admission on motion based on a scaled score of 150 or higher on MBE taken within two years of application; and admission in jurisdiction of examination or scaled score of 260 or higher on UBE; or admission by bar exam.

Bar Association

State Bar Association of North Dakota
504 N. Washington St. Bismarck, ND 58502-2136
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 2136 Bismarck, ND 58502-2136
(701) 255-1404; Fax: (701) 224-1621
Email: info@sband.org
Website: http://www.sband.org
Exec. Dir.: Tony J. Weiler
Integrated Bar
Annual Meeting - June, 2015

Chief Medical Examiner

State Forensics Medical Examiner
North Dakota Dept. of Health
2637 E. Main St. Bismarck, ND 58504
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 5520 Bismarck, ND 58506-5520
(701) 328-6138; Fax: (701) 328-6228
Email: ndmeoffice@nd.gov
Website: http://www.ndhealth.gov/ndme
State Forensic Examiner: William Massello III, M.D.

Commerce Department

Department of Commerce
1600 E. Century Ave., Suite 2 P.O. Box 2057 Bismarck, ND 58503
(701) 328-5300; Fax: (701) 328-5320
Email: commerce@nd.gov
Website: http://www.commerce.nd.gov
Commissioner: A1 Anderson

Corporations Officers

Department of State
600 E. Boulevard Ave., Dept. 108 Bismarck, ND 58505-0500
Website: http://www.nd.gov/sos

Deputy Secretary of State:
Jim Silrum (701) 328-3660; Fax: (701) 328-2992
Email: jsilrum@nd.gov
Dir., Business Systems & Programs:
Clara M. Jenkins (701) 328-4284; Fax: (701) 328-2992
Email: cjenkins@nd.gov
Central Indexing Supervisor:
Lori A. Feldman (701) 328-3663; Fax: (701) 328-4214
Email: lfeldman@nd.gov

Criminal History Board

Criminal Records Section Bureau of Criminal Investigation
North Dakota Attorney General
4205 State St. Bismarck, ND 58503
Mailing Address: RO. Box 1054 Bismarck, ND 58502
(701) 328-5500; Fax: (701) 328-5510
Website: http://www.ag.nd.gov/bci/CHR/index.html

Economic Development Administration

Division of Economic Development & Finance Dept. of Commerce
1600 E. Century Ave., Suite 2 P.O. Box 2057 Bismarck, ND 58502-2057
(701) 328-5300; TTY: (800) 366-6888; Fax: (701) 328-5320
Website: http://www.business.nd.gov
Director: Paul Lucy Email: plucy@nd.gov

Governor's Office

Office of the Governor
State Capitol, Dept. 101 600 E. Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND 58505-0001
(701) 328-2200; TTY (Relay ND): Ext. 711 Fax: (701) 328-2205
Email: governor@nd.gov
Website: http://www.governor.nd.gov
Governor: Jack Dalrymple (Republican)
Next election Nov. 2016

Highest State Court

Supreme Court
600 E. Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND 58505-0530
(701) 328-2221; Fax: (701) 328-4480
Email: supclerkofcovirt@ndcourts.gov
Website: http://www.ndcourts.gov
Chief Justice: Gerald W. VandeWalle
Clerk of the Supreme Court: Penny Miller
Email: pmiller@ndcourts.com

Insurance Department

Insurance Department
State Capitol, 5th Floor 600 East Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND 58505-0320
(701) 328-2440, (800) 247-0560; Fax: (701) 328-4880
Email: insurance@nd.gov
Website: http://www.nd.gov/ndins
Commissioner: Adam Hamm
Chief Examiner: Edward Moody

Motor Vehicle Office

North Dakota Drivers License Division
Dept. of Transportation
608 E. Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND 58505-0700
(701) 328-2500; Fax: (701) 328-2978

Driver's Licenses
Fee for obtaining abstract: $3.00

North Dakota Motor Vehicle Division
Dept. of Transportation
608 E. Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND 58505-0780
(701) 328-2725; Vehicle Registration Fax: (701) 328-1487
Email: ldsitz@nd.gov
Website: http://www.dot.nd.gov
Vehicle Registration

Fee for obtaining abstract: $3.00

Police

North Dakota State Highway Patrol
State Capitol, 600 E. Boulevard Ave., Dept. 504 Bismarck, ND 58505-0240
(701) 328-2455; Fax: (701) 328-1717
Email: ndhpinfo@nd.gov
Website: http://www.nd.gov/ndhp
Accident Reports: Driver License Division

North Dakota Dept. of Transportation
608 E. Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND 58505-0750
(701) 328-2601; Fax: (701) 328-4545
Email: dl@nd.gov
Website: http://www.dot.nd.gov/forms/sfh04901.pdf
Superintendent: Col. James Prochniak

Fee for obtaining accident report: $7.00

Probate, Recording and Notary Certificate Offices

Estate & Wills: District Courts
Deeds and Mortgages: County Recorder
Notary Certificates: Secretary of State ($10.00)

Senators, U.S.

Heidi Heitkamp (Democrat)
502 Hart Senate Office Bldg. Washington, DC 20510 (202) 224-2043
Website: http://www.heitkamp.senate.gov

John R. Hoeven (Republican)
338 Russell Senate Office Bldg. Washington, DC 20510 (202) 224-2551
Website: http://www.hoeven.senate.gov

Secretary of State

Office of the Secretary of State
Dept. 108, 600 E. Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND 58505-0500
(701) 328-2900; Fax: (701) 328-2992
Email: sos@nd.gov
Website: http://www.nd.gov/sos
Secretary of State: Alvin A Jaeger (Republican)
Elected; next election Nov. 2014

Tax Department

Office of State Tax Commissioner
Dept. 127, 600 E. Boulevard Ave. Bismarck, ND 58505-0599
(701) 328-7088; Fax: (701) 328-3700
Legal Div.: (701) 328-2775
Email: taxinfo@nd.gov
Website: http://www.nd.gov/tax
Commissioner: Ryan Rauschenberger

Victim Compensation Program

Crime Victims Compensation Div. of Adult Services
3100 Railroad Ave. P.O. Box 1898 Bismarck, ND 58502-1898
(701) 328-6195; In-state: (800) 445-2322; Fax: (701) 328-6651
Email: loristeele@nd.gov
N.D. Cent. Code Chap. 54-23.4, §§1-18

Vital Statistics

Division of Vital Records
North Dakota Dept. of Health
600 E. Boulevard Ave. Dept. 301 Bismarck, ND 58505-0200
(701) 328-2360; Fax: (701) 328-1850
Email: vitalrec@nd.gov
Website: http://www.ndhealth.gov/vital

Births, Deaths - July 1893 (years 1894-1920 are incomplete); certified marriage, divorce or annulment records can be obtained from county clerk or recorder where decree was granted.

Office does not accept telephone requests; all requests must be made in writing and include a clear photocopy of applicant's valid, government issued photo identification. Births - $7.00, additional copies ordered at the same time, $4.00; Deaths - $5.00, additional copies ordered at the same time, $2.00.


Featured Testimonials

I think LawCrossing is the source having the maximum number of legal jobs for Arkansas. Good work, keep it up!
Katharine


Facts

LawCrossing Fact #139: Keep checking the site daily for updated job listings.

 
Let's Do It!
Email:

Only LawCrossing consolidates every job it can find in the legal industry and puts all of the job listings it locates in one place.

  • We have more than 25 times as many legal jobs as any other job board.
  • We list jobs you will not find elsewhere that are hidden in small regional publications and employer websites.
  • We collect jobs from more than 250,000 websites and post them on our site.
  • Increase your chances of being seen! Employers on public job boards get flooded with applications. Our private job boards ensure that only members can apply to our job postings.

Success Stories

I was incredibly happy with the site. I thought it was very easy to use; had significantly more postings than any other site (or combination of sites); and provided a lot of useful information. (the number, and caliber, of job postings). Exactly what I was looking for – I have 5 years’ experience and was looking for a lateral move or an in-house position, and that’s exactly what I found!
  • Sarah E. Potter Louisville, KY

Everyone Loves LawCrossing

LawCrossing has the most listings of any job board I have used. It's actually a great site. The website had a lot of detail. It’s nice that you don't have to go through a recruiter if you don't want to. You can actually contact the law firm directly for the positions listed. LawCrossing had a ton of great features.
  • Brian McMillan San Francisco, CA
+ Read More Success Stories
  • All we do is research jobs
  • Our team of researchers, programmers, and analysts find you jobs from over 50,000 career pages and other sources
  • Our members get more interviews and jobs than people who use "public job boards"