|Admissions are held in open court at approximately 9:00 a.m. every
Wednesday. Applicants should file their petition with the clerk's office before 8:45 a.m.
on the day of admission and should make arrangements to be presented by a member of the
Bar of this Court. An admission fee of $176.00 is payable at the time of admission.
If personal appearance would present a hardship or you reside outside the
boundaries of this district you may be admitted to practice without a
personal appearance upon written request and for good cause shown.
Please see Local Rule 83.2.2 for more information.
to Local Rule 83.2.2, members of the Bar of this Court are also
required to file a registration statement and to pay an annual fee of $15.00. This
registration fee is to be paid triennially in the amount of $45.00. However,
an attorney first admitted in the second or third year of any triennial
period shall be required to make proportionate payment only for those years
of such period in which the attorney's membership in the Bar is effective.
Along with the registration statement and fee a
registration form for the
courts Electronic Filing System (CM/ECF) must be attached.
Checks should be made payable to Clerk, U.S. District Court. The statement is to be
filed and both fees are to be paid at the time of admission.
These forms may be accessed in this Web site.