Attorneys from out of state who wish to litigate cases in US Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern & Western Districts of Arkansas must associate with local counsel. We provide required forms and answers to common questions about admission, always at no charge.
The rules for pro hac vice admission in the state, federal, and bankruptcy courts differ. For more information about the federal or bankruptcy district in which you need admission, use the following links:
Yes. Pro hac vice applicants must designate local counsel as a condition of admission to the Bankruptcy Courts of Arkansas. Local counsel can also provide valuable insight into matters of local practice that can assist you in representing your client. Choose from available local counsel by choosing Local Counsel on this page.
Local counsel should file the Motion in the case in which admission is sought.
You will need a Motion for Leave to Appear Pro Hac Vice and a Declaration. Download free sample forms by choosing Forms on this page.
No fee is specified for pro hac vice practice in the Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Arkansas.