Approximately 900 other new attorneys were sworn in on November 7, 2011 during two separate bar admissions ceremonies at the Ohio Theatre. Supreme Court Justice Judith Ann Lanzinger served as the keynote speaker at both ceremonies. Justice Evelyn Lundberg Stratton led the new attorneys in the professional oath.
More than 81 percent of the 1,176 applicants who sat in the July 2011 exam received passing scores. Law school graduates from The Ohio State, Capital, Northern Kentucky, Case Western Reserve, Cleveland State and Ohio Northern universities as well as the University of Cincinnati, University of Dayton, University of Akron, University of Toledo and those from out-of-state schools participated in the bar admissions ceremonies.