|Any member in good standing of the bar of any court of the United States
or of the highest court of any state and who is ineligible to become a member of the bar
of this court, may, upon written motion of counsel of record who is a member of
the bar of this court, by ex parte order, be permitted to appear and participate
as co-counsel in a particular case.
The motion must have attached to it a certificate by
the presiding judge or clerk of the highest court of the state, or court of the United
States, where he or she has been so admitted to practice, showing that the applicant
attorney has been so admitted in such court, and that he or she is in good standing
This motion must also have attached to it a
registration form for the
courts Electronic Filing System (CM/ECF).
The applicant attorney shall state under oath whether any disciplinary proceedings or
criminal charges have been instituted against him or her, and if so, shall disclose full
information about the proceeding or charges and the results thereof.
An attorney thus permitted to appear may participate in a particular action or
proceeding in all respects, except that all documents requiring signature also of local
counsel with whom the attorney is associated.
Local counsel shall be responsible to the court at all stages of the proceedings.