US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Connecticut Pro Hac Vice

Court Description

Attorneys from out of state who wish to litigate cases in US Bankruptcy Court for the District of Connecticut 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:

Is there a Fee?

Local counsel is not strictly required as a condition of pro hac vice admission in the Bankruptcy Courts for the District of Connecticut. However, local counsel can 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.

What Documents Do I Need?

Complete the Pro Hac Vice Filer Registration Form. Mail to the Clerk at the address on the form. Once admitted, the clerk will provide electronic filing credentials.

How do I Apply?

You will need a Pro Hac Vice Registration Form. Download free sample forms by choosing Forms on this page.

Is Local Counsel Required?

Yes. The fee for admission is $150. It is payable to the Clerk of the District (not Bankruptcy) Court.